Tshireledzo Ndou, the instructing attorney for convicted rapist and prison escapee Thabo Bester, is now facing serious criminal charges of his own.
Ndou is said to have been charged with attempted rape and violence.
According to a story published on Wednesday by Newzroom Afrika, the 27-year-old attorney was released on R1,000 bail.
The news outlet uploaded a portion of the charge sheet for a case that was opened at Bloemfontein’s Bainsvlei police station on Twitter.
It further alleged that Ndou would be represented by Jeremiah Pela, Bester’s legal representative who has reportedly also been charged with a crime.
EXCLUSIVE: Facebook rapist, #ThaboBester‘s instructing attorney, Tshireledzo Ndou is facing attempted rape and assault charges. The 27 year old is out on R1 000 bail and is represented by Bester’s also criminally charged Advocate, Jeremia Pela.@LindA_MniSi has this report. pic.twitter.com/otaEnziRYi
— Newzroom Afrika (@Newzroom405) June 14, 2023