Son asks molester dad to leave kids alone

2012-12-08 13:02


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Johannesburg - A man has pleaded with his father to leave his grandchildren alone while living in the same house because the father was facing molestation charges, according to a report on Saturday.

Beeld reported that the man wrote a letter to the Brits Magistrate's Court about what happened when his father went to live with him and his family.

"The reason I asked him... was because I knew about the two cases of child molestation against him and because he molested my sister and I as children," the man wrote in a letter to court.

"After a few months of having my father stay by us, my wife and I found out that my father molested my daughter."


The 54-year-old father, from Centurion, is in court for allegedly kidnapping a 13-year-old and exposing her to pornography.

According to the report the Centurion man went to stay with his son after losing his job and needed a memory card replaced and fixed and asked his son to do it.

"When I asked him why it was so important to have the card restored, my father told me he had pictures on it of him sleeping with [the 13-year-old] on it," the letter read.

"He was really proud of it and shared other details with me that upset me..."

Read more on:    mahikeng  |  child abuse

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