A 61-year-old man who allegedly raped a seven-year-old boy in Muldersdrift, Johannesburg has been arrested.
Based on 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 look within the Krugersdorp Justice of the Peace’s courtroom this week.
Sehloho added that “gender-based violence is likely one of the most important focuses of SAPS’ nationwide methods to lower crimes towards ladies and kids. Rape is likely one of the precedence instances in Muldersdrift precinct space”.
“We’ll make it possible for perpetrators of crimes towards ladies and kids are dropped at e-book and face the total would possibly of the legislation.”