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Man held for raping teen in Johannesburg

2012-10-29 15:37

Johannesburg - A man has been arrested for raping a teenager in Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Monday.

The girl, 15, was sleeping in an apartment around 03:00 on Sunday when a 38-year-old man she knew entered her room, threatened her with a knife and raped her, said Warrant Officer Xoli Mbele.

When her mother got home after night-shift, the girl told her what had happened. The police were called and the man was arrested.

He man would appear soon in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on a rape charge, said Mbele.

Comments
  • di.hingley - 2012-10-29 16:04

    Hang him!!!!!!

  • varena.vahuu - 2012-10-29 19:17

    The state should castrate the rapists. This will relief them from their lustful behaviours. Lets alleviate the burden of overcrowding prisons.

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