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Ngqamakhwe man arrested for allegedly raping 30-year-old daughter

Dec 31, 2018
Ngqamakhwe man arrested for allegedly raping 30-year-old daughter

Ngqamakhwe police arrested a 57-year-old man for alleged rape of his daughter, aged 30, over the weekend.

"It is alleged that the victim had come home from Cape Town to do some rituals at her home, Njekeni Locality, Xilinxa Village, Ngqamakhwe," described police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"It is alleged that the rape took place on Saturday and Sunday."

Father and daughter were alone when the alleged rape took place

Capt Manatha said that both the victim and the suspect were alone as the mother of the victim passed away some time ago.

"The suspect will appear before the Ngqamakhwe Magistrate’s Court  on Wednesday on a charge of rape."

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