A Limpopo man chanced on responsible of raping his 10-year-outdated skool stepdaughter has been handed a lifestyles sentence in the Lenyenye Regional Court.
The baby grew to become pregnant due to the rape, said police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo.
The rape took anxiousness at their home in a village in the Maake policing space between 2013 and 2016. The stepfather waited unless his wife had left home, ahead of raping the girl, Mojapelo said.
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“The accused covered his tracks by waking up in the early hours to construct fireplace whereas his wife was asleep. He then waited for her to head to work ahead of entering the girl’s room and [raping] her.
“The irascible crime was very most life like printed after the sufferer’s grandmother came across she was pregnant. The sufferer then disclosed how the accused many times raped her and threatened to anxiousness her if she suggested anybody,” Mojapelo said.
The sentence was handed down to the 38-year-outdated skool on Wednesday.
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