Amy’Leigh de Jager: Four jailed for kidnapping, sentences range from 5 to 10 years

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Tharina Human, Laetitia Nel, Pieter van Zyl, and and Bafokeng Molemoh in court. File Photo.
Tharina Human, Laetitia Nel, Pieter van Zyl, and and Bafokeng Molemoh in court. File Photo.
Dennis Delport

The story: Four people accused of being part of the kidnapping of Gauteng girl Amy'Leigh de Jager have been jailed, and will serve sentences ranging from five years to 10 years behind bars.

The details: The four accused - Tharina Human, Laetitia Nel, Pieter Jacobus van Zyl and Bafokeng Molemohi - entered into plea and sentence agreements with the State in the Gauteng High Court, sitting in Palm Ridge, on Thursday.

The background: Amy'Leigh was snatched from her mother's arms in front of her school in September 2019, and a ransom was made to her parents. She was reunited with her parents after passers-by took the girl to a police station.

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