Man arrested for raping 7-year-old girl

2012-01-01 08:14
East London - A man was arrested for allegedly raping a girl in Butterworth, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday.

Captain Jackson Manatha said the 7-year-old girl was raped by the 28-year-old man on Wednesday.

The girl was walking home when she was attacked by the man.

Manatha said police traced the man and arrested him on Saturday.

He was expected to appear at the Centane Magistrate's Court soon.

- SAPA
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