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Teenager sentenced to 10 years behind for raping 3-year-old

Feb 15, 2017
Teenager sentenced to 10 years behind for raping 3-year-old

An 18-year-old youth was sentenced to undergo ten years imprisonment for allegedly raping of a three-year-old baby girl.

"The accused was sentenced by the Tsomo Regional Court on Tuesday," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"It is alleged that the rape took place on 21 April 2015, at about 17:00, at Siqithini Location, Xilinxa Village, Ngqamakhwe. The accused was sixteen years old at the time of the offence."