In court: Father accused of raping girl (6)

2013-03-20 00:00

A DAMBUZA man appeared briefly in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court yesterday for allegedly raping his six-year-old daughter.

The man indicated that he intends pleading not guilty.

The case was postponed to April 9 for further investigation and for him to arrange legal representation.

The state indicated that it would oppose bail.

According to a police report, the man had collected the child for a regular visit to his home. On her return, the mother noticed that the little girl could not walk properly. The child allegedly told her that she had been raped.

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