Man gets 27 years for rape and death

2008-06-25 00:00

A man who strangled a woman twice his age to death during the course of raping her, and then stole her cellphone, was yesterday jailed for 27 years by high court Judge Jan Hugo.

The court accepted that he was under the influence of alcohol when he committed the offences. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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