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26 Jun 2014
11:29 am

Road rage death case postponed

A man accused of shooting dead a motorcyclist during a road rage confrontation appeared in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

FILE PICTURE: An emotional Tammy Pearce, wife of biker Douglas Pearce who was shot dead during an apparent road rage incident, is seen outside the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on Friday, 25 April 2014. Pearce was shot dead during a confrontation with Masooa along Malibongwe Drive in Randburg in February. Both men carried firearms. Picture: Werner Beukes/SAPA

The matter was postponed to August 21 for further investigations.

Labour law consultant Meekahefele Mosooa, 43, was out on R5000 bail.

Motorcyclist Douglas Pierce was shot dead in the confrontation with Mosooa on Malibongwe Drive, Northriding, Johannesburg, in February. Both men carried firearms. Mosooa was driving a sedan.

He told the court during his bail application he acted in self-defence.

Sapa