Staggie rape victim is alive - mother
Mitchells Plain Police Commander Major-General Jeremy Vearey visited Hazel Jacobus (pictured) to tell her that her daughter is alive and recovering. Cape Town - Hazel Jacobus, the mother of Rashied Staggie’s rape victim, said that she was preparing for her daughter’s funeral when a senior police official revealed that her daughter is still alive. The Manenberg mother, 55, said she was shocked to find out her daughter is recovering after an attempt on her life by gangsters.
And he said that he takes full responsibility for everyone, including the media, thinking the girl had died. She was shot five times near her Manenberg home in July.
Mitchells Plain police commander Major-General Jeremy Veary. He said the police needed time to get the now 30-year-old victim safely into the witness protection programme.
We needed to protect her,” added Vearey. The police then relied on that misinformation and even her mother didn’t know whether she was dead or alive.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at PostSimilar Stories