Successful sentence for Kathu FCS

Wet & Orde / Law Enforcement

Constable William Pilane of the Kathu Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences (FCS) unit was the investigation officer in an attempted rape case.  

The incident occurred in October 2015 in Smartie Town Kathu.  

The suspect allegedly tried to force him-self on the complainant. She screamed for help and the neighbours came to assist her. 

On 06 April 2017, the suspect, Mr NJ Nthekang, was sentenced in the regional court of Kathu to 4 years imprisonment, wholly suspended for 5 years with condi-tions. He was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.