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Cellphone snatcher jailed for four years

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Cellphone snatcher jailed for four years
Bert van Hees
CAPE TOWN, April 21 (ANA) - A cellphone snatcher, and father of two, has been jailed for four years. Damian Parsons appeared in the Parow Regional Court this week before Magistrate Constance Nziweni. Parsons was charged with ordinary robbery – robbery without the use of a weapon – but pleaded guilty to the less serious offence of theft of the cellphone, which prosecutor Barry van der Berg accepted. The magistrate said the court would be ...