Steven Tau
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31 Jul 2015
9:27 am

Forensic analyst to testify in DJ Donald trial

Steven Tau

Cross examination for forensic analyst, Captain Phineas Masetla, is expected to continue in the murder trial against former Jozi FM DJ Donald Sebolai in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Friday morning.

FILE PICTURE: Murder-accused Jozi FM DJ, Donald Sebolai. Picture: Alaister Russell

Sebolai is accused of stabbing to death his girlfriend at her flat in Jabulani, Soweto, in late June last year.
It emerged on Thursday that not all the cut outs from the clothing items that were found in the deceased’s abandoned vehicle, had been tested.

Masetla said they normally do big cut outs, so that if the initial tests fail, they can always go back to the big cut outs. He also said that performing DNA analysis in an expensive exercise which is mostly guided by the type of analysis required.