Man sentenced to 8 years for stealing R4.3 million
Kleynhans was a Bookkeeper at a wooden board manufacturing company in Port Elizabeth.
A 27-year-old man has been sentenced to eight years imprisonment for stealing R4.3 million.
Barend Hermanus Kleynhans was sentenced by the Port Elizabeth Commercial Court.
Kleynhans was a Bookkeeper at a wooden board manufacturing company in Port Elizabeth. From 2013 to 2015, Kleynhans was allegedly pocketing a portion of funds he was meant to pay a supplier.
According to a police statement, “Kleynhans would then make false entries.”
He was then arrested by members of the Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime in PE in November last year.