Durban - A 55-year-old man was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for the rape of his teenage brother-in-law.
The accused appeared in the Inkanyezi Regional Court in Northern KwaZulu-Natal, on Tuesday.
Police spokesperson, Colonel Thembeka Mbele, said the first rape took place in July 2016.
The accused and the 15-year-old victim were seated in the lounge watching television when the accused raped the victim whilst other family members were asleep said Mbele.
"On the following day, the accused took the victim into his vehicle, took him for a drive and made him believe that he regrets his actions.