41 year old man arrested for serious offences
By Nomava Nobumba
20 May 2010
A 41 year old man has been arrested following an abduction of two Mitchell’s Plain children last night.
A 12 year old girl was found in the bushes assaulted and raped allegelly by the suspect.
Police say she was sustaining head and facial injuries.
The girl had managed to escape.
Police spokesperson Warrant Officer Ian William says in a joint operation Mitchell’s Plain Police together with neighborhood watch members continue to probe the bushes, searching for an 8 year old boy who was also abducted.
The boy was found harmed.
“He was found later the evening with his hands and feet tied. He had a wound to his head and was treated at the scene before being taken to a nearby hospital,” he said.
Williams says the suspect is expected to appear in the Mitchell’s Plain Magistrate’s court soon.