Notorious 28s gangster claims innocence

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Cape Town, 19 May 2015 - Sentencing procedures are under way in the trial against George "Geweld" Thomas, one of Cape Towns most notorious gangsters.

CAPE TOWN - One of Cape Town&39;s most notorious gangsters claims he&39;s been wrongfully convicted.

Sentencing procedures are under way in the trial against George "Geweld" Thomas.

He was convicted on 53 counts in the Western Cape High Court last week.

He joins 16 others in the dock, as they await to hear their sentence.

Known only as "Geweld", he is tipped as one of Cape Town&39;s most notorious gangsters.

Geweld has a list of convictions under his belt.

Last week, Judge Chantel Fortuin, found Geweld guilty of 53 charges. Sentencing procedures are expected to continue for the next few weeks.

 

Leigh-Anne Jansen filled this report that be viewed in the gallery above.