Man held for allegedly raping daughter

2013-06-05 16:20

A man suspected of raping his 12-year-old daughter has turned himself in to police, Limpopo police said.

Constable Thapelo Lesufi said today the man (45) allegedly repeatedly raped the girl since last year.

“It is alleged the abuse of the child was previously reported to the mother by the child, but that nothing was done. The latest incident took place on June 1.”

The child told her school teacher about the alleged abuse, who reported it to police.

The man would face rape charges in the Nebo Magistrates’ Court on Friday.

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