'A travesty of justice,' says Josh Edwards' family after killer sentenced to house arrest

The 20-year-old will serve time at his sister’s home, where there is a pistol and shotgun nearly identical to the gun used in the murder, says deceased’s father

07 September 2023 - 14:46

The sentencing of their son’s killer on Thursday took a Centurion family right back to the day he was shot dead by his 16-year-old friend in 2021. ..

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