2 foreigners found guilty of robbery and assault against Italian couple in Seminyak villa
Two foreigners – a Briton and an Italian – had been discovered responsible by a neighborhood courtroom of robbing and assaulting an Italian couple in a villa in Seminyak.
The Denpasar District Courtroom sentenced UK nationwide Gregory Lee Simpson, 37, to five years’ imprisonment and Italian nationwide Nicola Di Santo, 34, to 5-and-a-half-years’ imprisonment for having held Principe Nerini and his spouse, Camilla Guadagnuolo, in captivity at their villa on within the early hours of Nov. 11 final 12 months.
The courtroom heard that Simpson and Di Santo, assisted by their two buddies, MMM and BSS, who at the moment are on the police’s needed listing, broke into the villa positioned on Nakula Avenue whereas the victims had been asleep.
Nerini and Guadagnuolo woke and had been shocked to search out 4 masked males surrounding them. The criminals then punched each victims within the face, subdued them, and tied them up earlier than demanding them to disclose their security field’s password.
The victims, who had been described as buying and selling moguls, reported losses of round IDR5.8 billion (US$405,440). Di Santo really labored for Nerini, and got here up with the theft plan as a result of his former boss had offended him prior to now.
“The defendants have been confirmed responsible of getting dedicated theft and assault,” Presiding Choose I Wayan Yasa mentioned within the verdict listening to yesterday.
The courtroom gave each Simpson and Di Santo per week to think about lodging an attraction.