Sangoma arrested for rape

2014-09-27 14:41
(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Johannesburg - A Hammanskraal sangoma has been arrested after he allegedly raped a woman who was visiting his practice, Gauteng police said on Saturday.

"It is alleged that a 19-year-old woman went to consult with the sangoma in Kekana Gardens on Thursday but during the process, the man raped the lady," Captain Kabelo Marumo said.

A case of rape was reported to the Hammanskraal police and the 34-year-old man was arrested on Friday.

He would appear in the Temba Magistrates Court on Monday on rape charges, Marumo added.

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