By Jade Mthombeni
Tzaneen Police is investigating a rape case in which a 17-year-old girl was raped by two unknown men.
It’s alleged that the victim was hitchhiking from Tzaneen to Xihoko village on Saturday, 03 July 2021 at about 6pm- when got a lift from a minibus taxi driven by a lady who offered her a place to sleep at Morutji village Bolobedu South.
“The driver and the victim had agreed that the victim will sleep at
Morutji village that night. The victim had no problem or left the next morning.
“On Sunday, July 04, 2021 at about 11:30 pm while sleeping in the same room, two African men broke in and entered the room, one of them raped her.
“Police investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information can contact Captain Baloyi on 0823199675/ 080010111/112″, added Sergeant Maurice Nkhwashu.