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JUSTICE SERVED: FATHER SENTENCED TO LIFE FOR THE RAPE OF HIS DAUGHTER: WYNBERG
2020/08/31      |  Written By:  Captain S Sitshitshi   |   Province:  Western Cape

Sterling investigation and relentless efforts in ensuring that justice is served for a 14-year-old girl who was raped by her father resulted in a magnificent success.

On Monday, 24 August 2020 the Wynberg Regional Court sentenced  Luyanda Daniels, 46  to life direct imprisonment for raping his 14-year-old daughter on 11 August 2017 in Marikana Informal Settlement in Philippi East.

Detective Sergeant Yandiswa Jack could not hold her happiness citing that this sentencing has brought smiles to her because the success befits the Women’s Month.

The Nyanga Cluster Commander, General Dyantyi welcomed the sentence and praised the investigating officer and other departments who formed part of the investigation for the hard work in ensuring that justice is served for the young girl. He said perpetrators of Gender Based Violence who continue to prey on the vulnerable deserve such punishment.