police are investigating a case in which a Qacha’s Nek man is accused of raping a three-year-old girl.
deputy police spokesperson Senior inspector Lerato Motseki said the 24-yearold man was arrested after the child reported the matter to her mother on 24 May 2016.
“it is alleged that the toddler was playing outside a bar when the suspect carried her away, saying he was going to buy her sweets. instead of buying sweets, the suspect took the child to his house and allegedly raped her,” Sen insp Motseki said.
She said the child reported the matter to her mother soon after the alleged rape, which led to the arrest of the suspect.
Senior inspector Motseki said the man was still in police custody and would ap-