Student rapist gets eight years

2012-12-04 00:00

A UNIVERSITY of Zululand student has been sentenced to eight years’ imprisonment by the Ngwelezane Regional Court for raping a fellow student.

Police spokesperson Captain Thulani Zwane said 26-year-old Muziwandile Moses Zungu confronted the victim (19), “proposing love to her”, in February last year. The woman rejected his advances, but Zungu proceeded to “drag her into a bedroom” and rape her. Richards Bay police first investigated the case before it was handed over to the Empangeni Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit. — WR.

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