SABC News Western Cape

2018-11-08 17:16:36 -


1 week ago

Sentencing in the murder and rape trial of Stellenbosch student, Hannah Cornelius, is expected to ta...

Sentencing in the murder and rape trial of Stellenbosch student, Hannah Cornelius, is expected to take place on Monday. Cornelius and her university friend, Cheslin Marsh, were kidnapped while sitting in her car on campus in May last year. Marsh was robbed, beaten and left for dead. Four men were later arrested. Yesterday, Vernon Witbooi, Geraldo Parsons and Eben Van Niekerk were found guilty of murder, rape and the attempted murder of Marsh. The fourth accused, Nashville Julius, was found guilty of robbery with aggravating circumstances and kidnapping.