Task team to investigate rape of six-year-old
Publish date: 12 February 2019
Issue Number: 4636
Diary: Legalbrief Today
* Mpumalanga education authorities have established a task team to investigate the alleged rape of a grade 1 girl by an 11-year-old boy in grade 5. The two children attend the same primary school. Department spokesperson Jasper Zwane said an investigating team will 'advise the school about steps to be undertaken to bring the suspect to book'. Police spokesperson Colonel Mtsholi Bhembe confirmed that a rape case had been opened.