By Thabo Monyela
KGAPANE- A 56-year- old man from Bolobedu, Relela Village appeared at the Bolobedu Magistrate Court on Wednesday, August 24, on allegations of sexually molestation of a 11-year-old girl.
He was remanded in custody. The accused molested the primary school child and tried to silence her with R10.
The publication can confirm that the alleged statutory rapist is a father to a well known Bad company ring leader General Manizo, who is also in police custody facing murder charges.
According to the police report the man allegedly raped the minor who happens to be his niece on Saturday, August 13 at his house.
A close source told the publication that the suspect is dating the victim’s aunt, who usually send the her to the suspect’s house to collect whatever he might have purchased for her.
After the minor confided to her class teacher about the ordeal, the teacher advised the minor to tell her mother who was in Gauteng at the time of incident.
The mother wasted no time and returned home to open a rape case against her brother-in-law.
It is alleged that the suspect has a history of being attracted to young girls and dating them in exchange for money.
The suspect is expected to appear at Bolobedu Magistrate Court on Wednesday, August 31,for bail application.