This week at the Van Breda triple murder trial has been perhaps the most-followed since it began. Crucial details were divulged in testimonies from several new witnesses we met this week, from the emergency call operator who Henri dialed a few hours after the murders took place, to forensic experts and the doctor who analyzed Henri’s injuries.

Here’s the wrap of the week – keep following for more updates when the trial resumes on Tuesday.

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Justin Williams is a born-and-bred Capetonian with a flair for writing. His icons include the late South African authors Lawrence Green, Eric Rosenthal and T.V. Bulpin, literary figures who continuously inspire him to cover the avenues of lifestyle, travel and nature in a local context. When he's not covering a story, Justin can be found in the mountains - he's a renowned wild food forager and herbalism student.