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18-year-old Willowvale man sentenced to eight years for rape

Jan 31, 2019
18-year-old Willowvale man sentenced to eight years for rape

The Willowvale Regional Magistrate's Court sentenced 18-year-old man, Zenzile Lusi, to undergo eight years imprisonment for raping a 17-year-old girl.

"The accused was sentenced on Monday," said police spokesperson,  Capt Jackson Manatha.

"It is alleged that the victim was from a traditional ceremony on 29 May 2018, at about 05:00, when she came across the accused at Mbethe Locality, Nqabeni Village, Willowvale.

"The accused dragged the victim to an open veld where he raped her."

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