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Meghan Cremer murder suspects appear briefly in court

Three suspects accused of the murder of Meghan Cremer appeared in the Athlone Magistrates Court on Thursday charged with murder.

The three suspects from Lotus River and Egoli informal settlement – Jeremy Sias, 27, Charles Daniels, 39, and Shiraaz Jaftha, 34 – appeared briefly in court just before midday.

Meghan Cremer – a 30-year-old horse rider – went missing on 3 August and her body was found tied with a rope around her neck this morning at about 1am buried in a sand mine on Philippi farm.

After she went missing from her home on Vaderlandsche Rietvlei stables, a search ensured and in the evening of that day, 3 suspects were arrested on possession of a stolen car, belonging to Meghan.

In addition to kidnapping and murder, the trio is also facing charges of motor vehicle theft and possession of stolen property.

More: IOL


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