Mugger gets 12 years

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Justin
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Mugger gets 12 years

Post by Justin » Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:01 pm

Great news!!
The suspect who was involved in the mugging of 3 climbers last year at Skoorsteenkop above Hout Bay has been sentenced to 12 years in prison!!!!
This sends out a strong message to any other would be muggers.

Big up to the three guys who persevered and continued with the prosecution of the suspect/mugger.

Here is a report of the incident :arrow: Anatomy of a Mountain Mugging
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Re: Mugger gets 12 years

Post by DavidWade » Sun Jul 31, 2016 8:31 pm

That is great news

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Re: Mugger gets 12 years

Post by arianastring » Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:17 pm

It was a long and instructive story. Given the strong emotions involved so yuo have to be critical vegan and not draw too hasty conclusions. It is nevertheless clear, that H has carefully thought through the sequence of events. It increases the credibility and respect of his self-awareness.

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