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Three guilty in gang rape of Sydney teen

HE PLAYED the part of a knight in shining armour, offering a 15-year-old girl safety when she could not protect herself.

But that same man turned attacker, leading two of his friends in a horrifying gang rape in Sydney.

Her three-year fight for justice ended yesterday as a jury found three Zambian nationals guilty of aggravated sexual assault without consent for the attack in August 2006.

The main attacker, Likumbo Makasa, was also found guilty of charges of having sex with a child under 16.

The chequered history of the matter can now be revealed - there have been two aborted District Court trials and this one, meant to take a month, has lasted well over three months.

Makasa, Tyrone Chishimba and Mumbi Peter Mulenga had pleaded not guilty and faced a trial on a total of 30 charges between them arising out of the incident in Hurstville.

The court heard that the girl, who

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Added: Aug-19-2009 
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