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gavel thumb100 Timeslive reports that a man arrested for allegedly raping his domestic worker and then forcing her to perform sexual acts with his dog was due to appear in the Bronkhorspruit Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.  

He has yet to plead and has been behind bars since his arrest in October.  The suspect faces a string of charges‚ including rape‚ sexual assault‚ kidnapping and malicious damage to property.  His 41-year-old domestic worker has alleged that he dragged her into a room in the house‚ where he allegedly raped her until the early hours of the next day.  Police spokesman Captain Mavela Masondo went on to indicate:  "It is further alleged that the suspect then forced the victim to perform sexual acts on his dog.  The police were alerted about this gruesome act and reacted swiftly to arrest the perpetrator."

  • Read this report by Naledi Shange in full at Timeslive
  • Read too, Elderly man rescued from angry crowd at domestic worker rape case, at IOL News

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