Man who fled to Brazil after the homicide of his ex-girlfriend is because of be extradited to South Africa on Friday.
Gerard Jansen Van Vuuren was anticipated to face trial in 2013 in Johannesburg after he allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend, Andrea Venter, to demise in late 2011.
Jansen Van Vuuren tried committing suicide on the crime scene however was arrested and charged with the homicide of his ex-girlfriend.
He was later granted bail within the Johannesburg Excessive Court docket.
He absconded the nation 4 days earlier than the beginning of his trial in Could 2013.
He travelled to Brazil utilizing false journey paperwork.
Interpol issued a warrant of arrest and he tracked down and arrested by Brazilian authorities in August 2013 on a cost of false documentation.
He was launched in 2015 after serving a sentence for this crime.
Nevertheless, the South African Police Service disclosed that Interpol have been working with Brazilian officers for a number of years to search out Jansen Van Vuuren.
He was rearrested in June this 12 months.
He’s at present in police custody in Rio De Jainero.