A 61-year-old man who allegedly raped a seven-year-old boy in Muldersdrift, Johannesburg has been arrested.
In response to police spokesperson, Const Boitumelo Sehloho, the suspect allegedly lured the younger boy to a room and assaulted him.
“It’s alleged that on Monday at one of many plots at Rietfontein, the suspect despatched the sufferer to the store.”
“On his return, the suspect instructed the sufferer to undress and pushed him onto the mattress, and lined his face with a pillow and raped him”.
The person has been organized to seem within the Krugersdorp Justice of the Peace’s courtroom this week.
Sehloho added that “gender-based violence is among the foremost focuses of SAPS’ nationwide methods to lower crimes in opposition to ladies and kids. Rape is among the precedence circumstances in Muldersdrift precinct space”.
“We’ll ensure that perpetrators of crimes in opposition to ladies and kids are delivered to e book and face the complete would possibly of the legislation.”