A 15 year old is part of the seven suspects that were arrested in connection with the Krugersdorp Rape that occured over two weeks ago.
Most of the suspects were arrested throughout the course of the weeks. The youngest suspect is believed to be as young as 15.
The suspect, who is clearly a juvenile is also believed to be non South African. The seven suspects were facing charges of being in South Africa Illegally but have now been identified as suspects in the rape case.
The police is still awaiting DNA result in order to conclude the investigations. Police minister, Bheki Cele also revealed that processes to carry out the identification process had began.
All of the seven suspects told the judge that they would be applying for legal aid for representation. Seven more suspects are expected to appear in court.
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Source : https://www.news24.com/news24/southafrica/news/krugersdorp-violence-15-year-old-among-seven-suspects-charged-over-rapes-of-eight-women-20220810
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