Private forensic expert could have target on his back over Kunene investigation

Private forensic consultant Dr David Klatzow says his life may be threatened amid his investigation into the alleged hit on businessman Kenny Kunene.

The forensic scientist was hired by Kunene to investigate his shooting incident and has dismissed suggestions that the shooting incident was staged.

Read: Kunene shooting: 'Police overlooked crucial evidence'

Klatzow claims that he received information from a man who was instructed to "make life unpleasant" for him and stop any court action from materialising.

He told me that he's been paid to make my life difficult and had been paid to make trouble for someone else; to either assassinate or shoot or whatever.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

I'm assuming that it is not a hoax and I'm concerned about it.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

According to Klatzow, seven bullet shots struck the vehicle Kunene was driving at the time of the incident.

He says police investigators have neglected the vehicle as crucial evidence and failed to examine the wheel and body work.

Klatzow believes that two bullet marks could be matched to the weapon used in the crime, and other fragments that could be used in a prosecution.

Also read: Kenny Kunene was not in Steve Motale's car during shooting incident

There was undoubtedly a shooting.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

Somebody shot at the car. Who that is, I don't know.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

Kenny Kunene and a female friend where in the car at the time of the shooting.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

It was an attempted hit on whoever was in the passengers seat and Kunene was not driving his own car.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

Kunene drove the car away at some speed, he reversed in to the pavement - you can see the marks on the pavement and the car - and he drove to a security complex not that far away.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

The cartridge cases where picked up by police after some time, without marking spots where they were picked up and police last intertes in the car.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

It is a less than efficient piece of work by the constabulary.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

We're in the killing fields and the killing season at the moment and it is very concerning.

Dr David Klatzow, Forensic scientist

Take a listen to the startling revelations:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Private forensic expert could have target on his back over Kunene investigation


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