Plank was not dead. He was in a hotel room 600km away, ready to start his new life.
Who was the man in the car, and how had he come to be in the clutches of two killers?
In episode 81 of True Crime South Africa, we explore this case, pulled from the archives of SA crime history, and the legal decisions that completely changed the fate of those sentenced to death in the country before 1991.
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