13 Nov 2020

Goundar guilty of sexual assault of prison cellmate

From Checkpoint, 6:20 pm on 13 November 2020

Warning: Parts of his report may be distressing for some people.

A jury has found a prisoner guilty of sexually assaulting and threatening to kill a younger cellmate.

Benjamin Nilesh Goundar has been on trial at the High Court in Wellington. Jonathan Mitchell has been covering the trial.