Sgt Konyana secures conviction for Primrose police

Man to spend 10 years in prison. Photo: File image.

Charles Galane (33) was recently found guilty on two counts of assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm and one of attempted murder, in the Germiston Magistrate’s Court.

Primrose detective Sgt Lesiba Konyana was credited with the successful conviction.

Galane was sentenced to eight years imprisonment, three years of which were suspended. This means that he will spend five years behind bars.

The Primrose police’s acting station commander, Lieut-Col Andre Jordaan, thanked Konyana for his hard work and dedication.

He further encouraged other detectives and officers to learn from his example.

Other articles you may be interested in:

Coral Street shooting leaves one dead and two injured

Firearm linked to murder


Have a story?

Contact the newsroom by emailing: Melissa Hart (Editor) [email protected], Leigh Hodgson (journalist) [email protected] or Puleng Sekabate [email protected].

Remember to visit the Germiston City News on the following social media platforms:





Or add the GCN on WhatsApp 079 406 1181 or BBM (BBM Pin: 7F102137) today, to get all the latest news.

Catch-up on more local news with our sister newspapers Bedfordview Edenvale News, Alberton Record and Kempton Express.

Latest News