Killers get 20 years



September 2, 2016
Killers get 20 years

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One year after a jogger was murdered, justice is served.

Two men who killed a jogger for a mere R4 and his takkies were handed 20-year jail terms in the Pietermaritzburg High Court yesterday.

Linda Mkhize and Sifiso Ntombela were convicted of murder and robbery.

The two men hatched a plan to rob people along a path between two residential areas.

In June last year they fatally stabbed Jordache Michael Thomas in the neck.

The two men were sentenced to 20 years for murder and 10 years for robbery with aggravating circumstances, with the sentences to run concurrently.

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