Teen’s death ‘consistent with hanging’

19 March – THE INQUEST into the death in custody of 14-year-old Leon Booysen, who allegedly hanged himself by his gray school trousers in a Heidelberg police cell four-and-a-half years ago, continued this week in the Heidelberg Magistrate’s Court. Carolyn Raphaely writes for the Saturday Star.

Teen’s death consistent with hanging


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