‘Penis killers’ get 205 years
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Two former policemen found guilty of murder in an apparent argument about genitals have been sentenced on Wednesday to 205 years in prison by the Durban High Court.
Judge Guido Penzhorn sentenced Brian Steven to 115 years for four counts of murder and one count of attempted murder.
Leon Steven was sentenced to 90 years in jail for four counts of murder and one of attempted murder.
On September 10, 2008 the Steven brothers shot dead Shawn Strydom, 32, Nic Jansen van Rensburg, 47, Rory Menzies, 41 and Bruce Edwards, 57.
There had apparently been an argument over the size of a patron's genitals at the Merseyside Pub in Umbilo. - Sapa