62 year old Ernest Vukani Sosibo was sentenced by the Butterworth regional court to undergo six years imprisonment. He was convicted on 23 October 2014 for robbery with aggravating circumstances for the robbery he committed on 29 September 2012 at Tramatex factory Ibika Township Butterworth. The other eleven suspects were all acquitted as some fire arms were robbed from the security guards.
Security guards were tied with cables and their fire arms were robbed. Police initially arrested 12 suspects who were all from Mpumalanga Province. The accused was sentenced today Thursday 12 February 2015 to undergo six years imprisonment.
Source : South African Police Service