Lawrence Moepi killers get life

2014-11-21 09:09

Two men convicted of the murder of forensic auditor Lawrence Moepi were handed life sentences in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.

Mpho David “Thirteen” Nkosi and Remember Siphoro were sentenced yesterday following a three-day trial.

The trial was the shortest ever in that court, the New Age reported today.

Nkosi and Siphoro’s sentencing coincided with what would have been Moepi’s 42nd birthday.

The two men shot Moepi in the parking lot of the SizweNtsalubaGobodo offices in Johannesburg in October last year.

Siphoro was the father of Moepi’s girlfriend’s child, the paper reported.

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