The case will resume on December 7 after further investigations have been completed.
The criminals managed to flee with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Lebakeng was accused of deliberately and forcefully throwing the tortoise against a rock as it had apparently wandered into her yard in Palm Ridge, south of Johannesburg, on February 18, 2017.
Van Wyk intends to plead not guilty at the trial.
The employee was arrested alongside eight businessmen implicated in illegal connections.
Three armed robbers targeted ladies in Waterstone College’s parking lot.
He was surrounded by seven males who opened fire with AK 47 rifles and 9mm pistols.
The threat caused the building to be evacuated by all staff.
TSF Security, CPS Security, FOX Security, AfriForum Reaction, and Alberton Community Responders arrived on scene to assist the dustbin diggers of Mayberry Park.
The team responded to a house break-in in progress as received from their control room and apprehended the suspect after he tried to escape on foot.
They got away with a Rolex watch and other items.