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The Last Words Of Rowan du Preez - Murder And Conspiracy On The Cape Flats (Paperback)

Simone Haysom

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In 2012 Angy Peter was bringing up her young children with her husband, Isaac Mbadu, in Bardale, Mfuleni, on the Cape Flats.

Angy and Isaac were activists, leading the charge for a commission of inquiry into policing in Khayelitsha. Angy was vocally against vigilante violence and a go-to-person when demanding better services from the police.

But when the commission started its hearings Angy found herself instead on trial for murdering – necklacing – a young neighbourhood troublemaker, Rowan du Preez. The State’s case would centre on the accusation Rowan du Preez allegedly made with his dying breath – that Angy and her husband Isaac set the tyre alight around his neck.

Simone Haysom takes us into the heart of a mystery: was Angy Peter framed by the police for a murder she did not commit? Or was she, as the State argued, ‘a wolf in sheep’s clothing’, who won a young man’s trust then turned against him, in the most brutal way?

Simone Haysom spent four years meticulously researching this case and the result is a court-room drama interwoven with expert opinion and research into crime and the state of policing in the townships of South Africa.

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Imprint: Jonathan Ball Publishers SA
Country of origin: South Africa
Release date: 3 September 2018
Authors: Simone Haysom
Dimensions: 233 x 152 x 27mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 333
ISBN-13: 978-1-86842-868-7
Barcode: 9781868428687
Categories: Books > Local Author Showcase > Lifestyle
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LSN: 1-86842-868-0

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