RAPISTS HANDED LIFE TERMS
THREE men were given life sentences for raping a 45yearold woman in Plessislaer in 2015.
The Pietermaritzburg Regional Court yesterday convicted and sentenced the three accused, Mduduzi Shabalala (29), Simphiwe Ngubane (33) and Mlungisi Kunene (35) for the incident.
The incident occurred in June 2015, when the victim was returning home from a party when the three men grabbed her and assaulted her.
They forced her to go into a nearby house and raped her.
The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit at Plessislaer station had investigated the case.