Police have apprehended a 23-year outdated man who allegedly raped an 11-year outdated woman that went lacking and was found at his home in Ngqeleni, Japanese Cape on Saturday.
In keeping with the police, the woman allegedly was no the place to be discovered on Thursday night.
“Her mom looked for her and located her on the suspect’s homestead and she or he [is] alleged to have been raped by the suspect,” police spokesperson Captain Dineo Koena mentioned.
Koena mentioned that the alleged rape occurred at Skansini locality Buntingville A/A in Ngqeleni round 21:00 on Saturday.
The person got here earlier than the court docket on the Ngqeleni Justice of the Peace’s court docket on Monday.
Nationwide Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson – Luxolo Tyali mentioned that the case was adjourned to twenty-eight September for additional investigations and for the accused particular person to current authorized illustration.
“He’s remanded in custody,” mentioned Tyali.