Limpopo man appears for daughter's rape

2012-07-09 16:23

Johannesburg - A 47-year-old man appeared in the Mankweng Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly raping his daughter in Ga-Mothapo, Limpopo police said.

He remained in custody and would be back in court on 19 July, Constable Moses Molepo said.

The 11-year-old was walking home from school in the Ga-Mmamabolo area on 29 June when a man picked her up and raped her.

The girl went to a local pastor who alerted the police. She was taken to hospital where the rape was confirmed.