December 7, 2021

Grandpa raped granddaughter – life in prison

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Rape of granddaugter, now life in prison.

A grandfather raped his 15-year-old granddaughter and was sentenced to life in prison.

A 63-year-old man from KwaMbonambi, Kwazulu Natal was sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of raping his 15-year-old granddaughter.

The man is the granddaughter’s grandfather on her maternal side. He raped her four times between 2018 and 2020.

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Natasha Kara, spokeswoman for the National Prosecuting Authority, says the girl and her mother lived with their extended family with the grandfather.

“He raped her four times during the period from 2018 to 2020.” Kara says after the last rape he was still straightening his clothes when the girl’s cousin walked in. “The cousin immediately reported the rape to the girl’s mother. “She then told her mother that her grandfather had also raped her before and the case was reported to the police.

The girl was taken for medical examination and this medical evidence was presented in court, as part of the state’s case. Worthless During the victim impact statements, the girl said the incident left her without self-esteem and that she felt worthless.

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