Kimberley pair get 7 years for raping man

2016-04-13 15:32


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Kimberley - Two Kimberley men were sentenced to seven years in jail in the Kimberley Regional Magistrate's Court for the rape of a 20-year-old man, police said on Wednesday.

Lieutenant Olebogeng Tawana said the duo had dragged their victim from Greenpoint into a nearby shack, in December 2014, and took turns raping him.

Tawana said the man managed to escape and reported the matter to the police.

Shawn Leonard September, 28, and Brendon Ralph Hugo, 25, were sentenced last week.

Major General Jean Abraham commended the investigation team.

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