KZN man in court for abusing son

2013-03-13 11:03

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Pietermaritzburg - A 32-year-old man from the Clarendon area of Pietermaritzburg appeared in court on Tuesday in connection with an allegation that he had performed oral sex on his 7-year-old son.

The alleged incident occurred in February.

The man first appeared in the magistrate’s court and was transferred to the regional court after he indicated he intended to plead guilty.

The accused was remanded in custody until 2 April, pending consultations with his attorney and to enable investigations to be undertaken by correctional supervision officials.

Meanwhile a 39-year-old father from Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, who is charged with the rape and sexual assault of his 13-year-old daughter on 4 March, and between December 2012 and March this year, was not brought to court with other prisoners on Tuesday.

His case was postponed until Thursday.

The man said last week that he intended to plead guilty to the charges

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