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42-year-old Centane man arrested for allegedly raping 13-year-old niece

Sep 21, 2017
42-year-old Centane man arrested for allegedly raping 13-year-old niece

A 42-year-old Centane man is expected in court on Friday after he was arrested by police for allegedly raping his 13-year-old niece.

"It is alleged that the victim was allegedly raped by the suspect, the uncl, in April 2017 at Khabakazi Village, Centane," described police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect was arrested during the night of Wednesday 20 September 2017 at his home at Khabakazi Village, Centane.  

"The suspect is expected to appear before the Centane Magistrate Court on Friday on a charge of rape."