Wednesday, 01 July 2020
Clocolan: The High court in Clocolan found the accused (21), guilty and sentenced him to
life imprisonment for rape of his mother and four (4) months for common assault.
This follows an incident on the 03 June 2018, when the accused arrived at home in Hlohlolwane; Clocolan, under the influence of drugs. He woke her mother up and assaulted her with open hands and also used a bible.
As a result the mother sustained bruises all over her body. The accused alleged that his mother was possessed with demons.
After the assault he raped her. Her screams were heard by neighbours who came to her rescue and found the accused busy raping his mother.
They arrested him and called the police.