140 years jail for rapist
A 26-YEAR-OLD serial rapist and thief was sentenced in the high court in Pretoria, sitting in Potchefstroom, to 140 years imprisonment.
Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Adele Myburgh said Tebogo Israel Matiwane was sentenced on six counts of rape and robbery committed between April 2008 and March last year in Ikageng and Potchefstroom.”
He would target women walking alone then rape and rob them of their belongings.
In April, 2008, a 47-year-old Potchefstroom woman was walking when Matiwane and an unknown man threatened her with a knife before raping her. – ANA