Soweto youth held for rape

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Johannesburg - A Soweto youth was arrested on Monday morning for allegedly raping a 16-year-old mentally ill boy in Zola, Soweto, Gauteng police said.

“He took him to Jabulani cemetery where he undressed him by force on Sunday afternoon,” Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela said.

The boy told his mother and the 19-year-old was arrested. He would appear in the Protea Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.


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