Killer Cameron Wilson hit with hefty sentences

Cameron Wilson was arrested in September last year for stabbing 18-year-old Lekita Moore 98 times in Valhalla Park.

Cameron Wilson in the Western Cape High Court on 24 August 2017. Picture: Shamiela Fisher/EWN

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this article stated that Cameron Wilson had been handed four life sentences plus an additional 61 years. The NPA has since stated that it made an error in its original statement and that Wilson been handed four life sentences plus an additional 71 years.

CAPE TOWN - Convicted serial killer Cameron Wilson has been handed four life sentences plus an additional 71 years for the crimes he committed in Philippi and Valhalla Park.

The 20-year-old was sentenced in the Western Cape High Court on Thursday.

He was arrested in September last year for stabbing 18-year-old Lekita Moore 98 times in Valhalla Park.

Wilson has been handed life sentences for the murders of Moore, 16-year-old Stacey Lee Mohale and Toyher Stober.

The fourth life sentence is for the rape of Dawney Davids.

The 20-year-old has also been handed 15 years for stabbing to death Ernest Erasmus with a screwdriver.

He received an additional 15 years for the attempted murder of two women in Valhalla Park and another 10 years for the possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

Wilson could be seen smiling during sentencing and he has maintained his innocence throughout the trial.

Judge Chantal Fortuin has found that he has shown no remorse or empathy.

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