A 29-year-old man was arrested for the alleged rape of an 11-year-old schoolgirl in Limpopo.
29-year-old man is expected to appear in the Namakgale Magistrate’s Court in
Limpopo on Monday for the gang rape of an 11-year-old girl in Majeje, while
police continue searching for another two men in connection with the crime.
spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said the girl was crying when she
returned from school and that she had visible injuries.
informed her mother that the suspect, whom she knows, together with his two
friends, met her on the road and they dragged her to the nearby graveyard. They
then assaulted her and thereafter took turns in raping her. The perpetrators
then fled the scene,” Mojapelo said.
matter was reported to the police and a rape case was opened. The case was
later transferred to the Phalaborwa Family Violence, Child Protection and
Sexual Offences Unit.
man was arrested in Majeje on Friday.
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