I realised I wasn't in love with my wife anymore - Jason Rohde

Murder accused, businessman Jason Rhode testifies in the Western Cape High Court in a trial where he is accused of killing his wife Susan Rohde.

According to EWN reporter Shamiela Fisher, Rohde took the court through his marriage with Susan, detailing how his wife found out about his extramarital affairs.

Read: Accused wife killer Jason Rohde's trial postponed due to his mental condition

He says that his wife was absolutely consumed by this knowledge and was obsessing about it. He has been detailing how they would constantly fight about it after she learned about this...

Shamiela Fisher, EWN reporter

He says there were occasions where she would go through the other woman's Facebook page and when he would fall asleep she would wake him up wanting to know everything about the relationship.

Shamiela Fisher, EWN reporter

Fisher says Rohde told the court that he wanted a divorce but he couldn't go ahead with it because of his children.

He also said that he realised he wasn't in love with his wife anymore, divorce was an option but he thought of his young children.

Shamiela Fisher, EWN reporter

To hear the rest of the report by Shamiela Fisher, listen below:


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