Drug mule's mom desperate for contact
Marie Swanepoel whose daughter daughter Tessa Beetge is serving an eight-year sentence in a Brazillian jail for smuggling cocaine. Durban - The mother of a South African drug mule has spent the last week trying to watch the video clip of her daughter – currently serving an eight-year sentence in a Brazilian jail – that was recently featured on Carte Blanche. A former South Coast resident, Marie Swanepoel, last saw her daughter Tessa Beetge in 2008 and is desperate to catch a short glimpse of her and hear her voice again.
Not eligible for parole because she was involved in a “high-profile case”, she has three more years to go to complete her sentence. Beetge’s mother said she had not heard from Tessa in a long while.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Post