IPID Investigates Allegations Of Assault on Mrs Hellen Zille
IPID is investigating a case of assault where it is alleged that the complainant is Mrs. Helen Zille was Assaulted at a voting station. It is alleged that Mrs. Zille opened a case of assault against a police officer after they mishandled her.
It is also alleged that there was a person who was taking a video of the incident and the police took his phone which was later handed back to him, this person later opened a theft case. IPID investigator is trying to get hold of Mrs. Zille with no luck.
Mrs. Zille was allegedly accused of canvassing at a polling station and one of the voters that reported her to the Presiding officer who allegedly asked Mrs. Zille to leave the venue. It is alleged that Hellen refused to leave and police were called to take her out of the station Investigations are continuing
Acting Nations Spokesperson
Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID)
Tel: 064 664 3172