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Pietermaritzburg rapist sentenced to life behind bars

DURBAN, September 6 – The Pietermaritzburg Regional Court has sentenced a 26-year-old man, who kidnapped and repeatedly raped his former girlfriend, to life behind bars, KwaZulu-Natal police said in a statement on Wednesday. Police spokesperson, Colonel Thembeka Mbhele, said the 31-year-old victim was walking with friends at Taylor’s Halt outside Pietermaritzburg on August 20 when […]

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Rapist jailed for ten years

RUSTENBURG, August 8 – A 31-year-old man has been sentenced to ten years behind bars for rape, North West police said on Tuesday. Brigadier Sabata Mokgwabone said Katiso Morebodi, was sentenced at the Mmabatho Regional Court on Monday. “Morebodi’s sentencing stems from an incident in which he offered a lift to the victim in June […]