Man in court for raping girl in class
Durban - A teacher accused of raping a 12-year-old pupil will appear in the Howick Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.
"The 54-year-old suspect was arrested on Monday... in Howick," Captain Thulani Zwane said.
The pupil had been sent by another teacher to fetch papers from the man, who allegedly led the grade 8 pupil to an empty classroom around 09:45 and raped her.
The pupil reported the incident to the school and police were called in.
Zwane said police were investigating a case of rape.