Man gets 115 years in jail over four rape counts

A 42-year-old Malaysian man was today sentenced to a total of 115 years in jail and 50 lashes after he pleaded guilty to four counts of rape and one count of sodomy.

Rabidin Satir, from Sabah, was sentenced by a sessions court in Raub.

The accused had pleaded guilty to three counts to raping a 17-year-old girl and an eight-year-old girl in two separate incidents last year.

Two other charges were over raping and sodomising a 16-year-old girl, news reports said.

The rapist used a knife to threaten his victims, Star newspaper said.

When he was first charged last year, Rabidin had pleaded guilty to raping a nine-year-old girl in 2009

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