Butterworth police in the Eastern Cape on Friday said they have arrested a 36-year-old man for the rape of a two-year-old girl.
Police spokesman Captain Jackson Manatha said the man was arrested on Thursday at Extension 2 in Butterworth.
Manatha said it was alleged that the suspect raped the child on Wednesday inside a container where he sold items to the community.
The suspect is expected to appear in the Butterworth Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday on a charge of rape.
– African News Agency