A Malaysian court has sentenced a man who raped his daughter 599 times to 12,000 years imprisonment after he was found guilty.
A Malaysian man who allegedly raped his own daughter a whopping 599 times, has been sentenced to a total of 12,000 years in jail after he was found guilty of the offences.
Malay Digest reports that the 36-year-old divorcee was slammed with 626 charges which took two days to read, for raping and sodomizing his 15-year-old daughter over a period of seven months after he divorced from her mother.
"Court officials took two days to read out all 626 charges against the 36-year-old divorcee and finished on Thursday afternoon. They included 599 charges of sodomy against the 15-year-old girl, as well as counts of incest, rape, and other sex crimes.
The bespectacled suspect in a gray T-shirt and blue trousers, was calm when the charges were read in court.
He faces a prison sentence of over 12,000 years,” Aimi Syazwani, a deputy public prosecutor, told the AFP at a newly-established special court for sex crimes against children in the administrative capital Putrajaya.
For each charge of sodomy, the man got a maximum jail term of 20 years, as well as caning. For the rape charges, he was given 20 years each while 30 other charges of sexual assault, carries 20 years in jail each.
The convict who sold investment products was arrested on July 26, 2017, after the girl’s mother lodged a police report.
The offences were allegedly committed between January and July this year when the girl was living with him.
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