Hannah Cornelius' mum walked into sea and died after girl's gang rape and murder

The heartbroken dad of a student who was gang raped and murdered in South Africa has recounted how her mother died months later after becoming "a shadow of herself".

Addressing the Western Cape High Court, Willem Cornelius said his family died with daughter Hannah, who was killed in May last year.

The 21-year-old student was raped and killed after she and friend Cheslin Marsh, 22, were carjacked in Stellenbosch, west of Cape Town.

In March this year, her mum Anna...
source: Daily Record

2018-11-08 23:03
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