North West serial rapist sentenced to 2 life terms

A serial rapist from the North West, who was only 15 years old when he went on a raping spree, has been sentenced to two life terms and an additional 293 years in prison.

Among his 13 victims were a 73-year-old pensioner and a minor.


On Thursday, Lucky Lehloo appeared in the Klerksdorp Regional Court where he was sentenced for the 13 rapes as well as eight charges of robbery with aggravating circumstances, one of assault with the intention to commit grievous bodily harm and one of assault.


According to the National Prosecuting Authority's North West spokesperson, Henry Mamothame, Lehloo's conviction was linked to a series of offences he committed between November 2014 and July 2018 in Tshing, Ventersdorp, the North West.


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