Karate coach gets correctional supervision

2012-12-05 14:39

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Johannesburg - A Gauteng karate coach who sexually assaulted students was sentenced to three years of correctional supervision by the Alexandra Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.

Peter Foyn, 69, of Douglasdale, would be placed under house arrest and participate in community services for sexually assaulting 11 of his students.

He had pleaded guilty to all counts.

Magistrate Syta Prinsloo said that in determining a suitable sentence, she had considered the man's age and the fact that he was a first offender.

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