Adult Basic Education and Training teacher Tasmyn Lynn Dorothy made her appearance in the Oudtshoorn Magistrates’ Court. She is suspected of fraud.
According to police spokesperson Captain Philani Nkwalase, between January 2010 and May 2013, Dorothy registered ghost learners in order to get financial benefits from the Western Cape Department of Education. The department lost R946, 538 from the illegal activities of the woman.
The hearing of the matter was postponed to September 6. She was released on R2, 500 bail.