Sentenced to 10 years 5 months in September 2001
Released at "sentence end date" February 2010
Sentenced to 13 years 3.5 months with a 6 year 6 month non-parole period in April 2014
Update: Koteka has since been convicted of several other violent armed robberies while out on bail awaiting trial for firearms-related offences - had gone on the run but was back in custody soon after, story here
Extract from the Parole Board decision regarding Koteka of 05.07.07
"The Board has come to the conclusion that the section 107 order should be made and it so orders."
Under s.107 a Parole Board may grant an order by the Chief Executive of the Department of Corrections to have an offender serve their full sentence "if it is satisfied that the offender would, if released before the applicable release date, be likely to commit a specified offence between the date of release and the applicable release date".
We are advised psychological reports reveal Koteka's risk of serious violent offending is "significantly greater than the risk accepted to exist in the average case." His behaviour while inside has been very poor. He has committed numerous offences including drug misconducts. He was classified as so dangerous that he was put in maximum security at Paremoremo.
Koteka's criminal record dates back to 1993.
Date of Birth
Numerous armed robberies in Auckland in 1999 and 2000
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