Suspect in court for sexual assault

2015-08-05 06:00

ANOTHER rape suspect, the 24-year-old Tshitso Skei, was set to appear in the Welkom Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday (04/08), facing a charge of rape.

The accused allegedly sexually assaulted a 42-year-old woman on 24 May at the Weltevrede farm outside Welkom.

The suspect allegedly assaulted and raped the victim.

Molebogeng Lechesa, the Welkom police spokesperson, said the victim had visited her sister who lives on the farm. She said the suspect had accompanied the victim and her sister from a nearby farm where they drank alcohol when the incident allegedly happened

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