Man caught raping daughter

2013-03-06 08:34

A KwaZulu-Natal man was caught by his wife raping their 13-year-old daughter.

He ran away afterwards and tried to commit suicide by cutting his wrists and throat, The Witness reported today.

According to the newspaper, a police source said the man’s wife went shopping at 6.30pm and returned to find him raping the teenager in the bathroom.

After injuring himself, he drove to a local private hospital where he was reportedly found at 1.30am.

The girl apparently claimed her father had been raping her for the past year.

Lt Joey Jeevan said the man would appear in court soon on a rape charge.

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