An 18-year-old boy will appear in Centane Magistrate court on Monday for allegedly raping his 86-year-old granny in Qombolo village in Centane.


The boy identified as Nati Masongo has been charged to court for rape by his own very parents. Nati assaulted his granny while she was coming out of the bath-room after having her bath and it is believed that no one else was in the house as of the time of the incident.His parents latter called the Police and got him arrested.


“The victim was alone when accosted and allegedly raped by the suspect on Friday at about 05:45”, captain Jackson Manatha said.


The suspect was later arrested on Saturday at his home. Butterworth Cluster Commander, Brigadier Stanley Sibidla condemned the alleged rape of the granny and vowed that Butterworth Cluster Police will leave no stone unturned to bring all rape perpetrators to justice.