Kabelo Molefe (34) was arrested in Browns Farm, Cape Town, for allegedly kidnapping and raping an 11-year-old girl, Nyanga police said on Thursday.
The girl (name witheld) was on her way to her friend’s home last week when she was grabbed and taken to a shack. Molefe then allegedly threatened to kill her and then sexually assaulted her.
After the deed was done, the girl managed to escape and ran home.
The parents reported the case to the police leading to Molefe’s arrest.
He is expected to appear in court on Friday.