Girl (13) raped by man (60)

2010-10-19 09:22

A 60-year-old man was arrested yesterday evening for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl in Dalasile, 30 km outside Engcobo, Eastern Cape police said.

“The girl was at a spaza shop when she was accosted by the man, spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Mzukisi Fatyela said.
“He threatened to kill her if she did not go with him.”

A neighbour who apparently witnessed the incident called other people, said Fatyela.

The 60-year-old man was arrested by members of the community.

He was taken to the Dalasile police station and was expected to appear in court this morning, Fatyela said.

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