Top cop cleared of assaulting young witness


A senior Port Elizabeth policeman, behind some of the biggest busts in the city, including that of wife killer Christopher Panayiotou, has been found not guilty of assaulting a teenage witness during a murder probe.

Lt-Col Willie Mayi, of the Organised Crime Unit’s provincial investigating unit, has already consulted with his legal team in respect of pursuing a civil case against the boy and his family...

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