The Western Cape High Court has found self-confessed child killer, Mortimer Saunders, guilty of the rape and premeditated murder of Elsies River three-year-old Courtney Pieters.
Saunders was arrested nine days after the toddler went missing in May 2017. Her body later found in a shallow grave in Epping Industria.
Saunders confessed to killing Pieters by feeding her ant poison. He also confessed to raping her after her demise.
More details to follow.