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Mfuleni girl's rapist still at large

CT cops says no arrests have been made after the 13-year-old girl was raped in Mfuleni.

Picture: Freeimages.

CAPE TOWN - Cape Town police say no arrests have been made following the rape of a 13-year-old Mfuleni girl.

The teenager's rape is one of the latest incidents brought to the police's attention as Child Protection Week draws to a close tomorrow.

At the same time, a 24-year-old man has been charged with the rape of a boy in Atlantis along the Cape's West Coast.

While Cape Town police have yet to make an arrest for the rape of a 13-year-old Mfuleni girl, the alleged rapist of a 12-year-old Atlantis boy is behind bars.

The teenage girl was reportedly ambushed by two armed men in her home more than a week ago, as she was preparing to go to school.

Meanwhile, the 24-year-old accused of raping a 12-year-old boy appeared in court yesterday for the first time following his arrest earlier this week.

He's accused of beating and raping the child in a field in a suburb called Robinvale, a week ago.

Both of the young victims have had to undergo medical examinations and are receiving counselling following the sexual assaults.

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