Two jailed for cop killing

2013-03-29 09:12

A man has been jailed for 18 years by the Bergville Magistrates’ Court for shooting dead a policeman while fleeing the scene of a robbery.

Mxolisi Mngadi (24) was also sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment, along with his accomplice Thamsanqa Maduna (23), for robbing a cellphone shop in the Ladysmith CBD in 2009, said the KwaZulu-Natal police’s Captain Thulani Zwane

Mngadi shot dead the 54-year-old policeman when he tried to stop them.

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