Police investigate death of convicted gang rapist
Trevor Akuira Rikihana was convicted for rape at Auckland High Court in 1993 (FILE). A Rotorua man who's death is being investigated by police is understood to have been one of nine mongrel mob members convicted for a gang rape in 1993. He was sentenced at the High Court in Auckland to seven years and six months in 1993 for his part in the gang rape of two women. READ MORE: Police name dead Rotorua man amid investigationPrison sentences for the nine offenders involved totalled almost 80 years. Mongrel Mob gang supporters yelled "sieg heil" and shouted abuse at the jury when it found the nine men guilty.