Robert Selwyn Burrett
School bus driver and caretaker Burrett was today sentenced to 19-and-a-half years in jail with a minimum non-parole period of 10 years at the High Court at Christchurch. The 64-year-old grandfather admitted 21 abuse charges relating to 12 young victims, including rape, sodomy, forced oral sex, indecent assaults, video-taping of the offending, and watching pornography, often in his underground caretaker's shed.
Date of Birth
1952 (D.O.B. is approximate)
Before moving to Christchurch in 2006, Burrett lived with his wife in the King Country and worked at a Te Kuiti primary school. Before living in Te Kuiti, Burrett had been a long-time resident of Auckland.
12 primary school girls
Additional Photos & Files
Associated Media Links http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11621027
Robert Selwyn Burrett Sentencing Notes
OFFENCES / CONVICTIONS
|Event Date||Event||Court Location||Offence Type||Offence Date||Committed While||Sentence Imposed|
|12-04-2016||Sentencing||High Court Christchurch||Rape / Attempted rape||19 Years, 6 Months, Imprisonment||▼|