Statutory rape case
A MAN has been arrested for the alleged statutory rape of a missing Rustenburg teenager, 14, police said.
Captain Elsabe Augoustidessaid the missing teen was found in Boitekong near Rustenburg late on Thursday. She was in the company of a 20-year-old man. “The man is expected to appear in the Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court on Monday on charges of statutory rape.”
The girl had failed to return home from school on November 3 and was reported missing.
The search for her led to the burning of five houses belonging to foreign nationals who were suspected of being responsible for her disappearance. – ANA