The two white men who beat and stuffed an innocent black young man into a coffin have been arrested and remanded in prison custody. Watch the video HERE
Both men identified as Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins Jackson have been charged with assault and kidnapping following a video showing the two men forcing a black man into a coffin while threatening to put a snake and petrol inside the casket as well.
“They were accusing me of trespassing. They beat me up and forced me into the coffin,” said the victim Victor Mlotshwa.The two white men were remanded to prison until the postponed case date on January 25.
Victor who was present during the proceedings told the BBC that he feared for his life during the attack, when the farmers are said to have threatened to pour petrol on the coffin and set it alight.The white farmers have not yet commented on the allegations and have been remanded in custody.