Three men faced 27 allegations of the crime in the Joburg’s high court on Tuesday .
29-year-old Velaphi Ncongwana, pleaded guilty to all six rape charges he faced which also included other cases like kidnapping, housebreaking and robbery.
Ncongwana, started his terror reign way back December 2009 when he brutally assaulted, raped and robbed a woman from Zonk’iZizwe, Ekurhuleni, and his crime spree ended in January 2013 with more horrid crimes.
Ncongwana was sentenced to two life sentences and with an additional 170 years for his other crimes. According to a source close to the investigation, he was recently sentenced for crimes he committed in Mpumalanga, which is how he was caught in Gauteng, as his DNA matched the cases in his home province.
The criminal is now serving a life sentence and 15 years for the rape and robbery.
The other 2 criminals, Kelvin Thompson, 23, from Eldorado Park, both facing eight counts of rape for allegedly raping eight boys, who were all under the age of 13 when the alleged acts occurred. The youngest was between seven and eight years old when the alleged acts were done from 2014 to 2015. Thompson’s case continues today.