Thembinkosi Lorch is set to learn his fate this upcoming Friday after being found guilty of a crime.
After almost three years of the case going quiet, Orlando Pirates attacker Thembinkosi Lorch was found guilty of assault.
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Lorch appeared in Randburg Magistrates’ Court early last month for a crime he committed back in September 2020.
He assaulted his then girlfriend Fundiswa Mathithibala back in September the 6th, 2020, after two got into a fight that led to Lorch being physical.
The Pirates star was arrested on the same day and released on a R2000 bail the next following day.
After years of the case going quiet, the Randburg Magistrates’ Court found Lorch guilty of assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
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THEMBINKOSI LORCH’S SENTENCING!
The Pirates’ star sentencing was postponed to the 28th of July 2023, giving his legal team a chance to try to reduce the sentencing coming his way.
A week after celebrating his 30th birthday, Lorch will learn his fate this upcoming Friday.
He is set to appear in court for his sentencing on Friday, the 28th of July.
He is facing a possible multiple convictions for his crime, with jail time a possibility.
However, the player is part of Pirates’ pre-season team.
He is likely to lead Pirates’ attack should he avoid going to jail.