Two girls both aged 6 raped, suspect assaulted in Kagiso

Times Live has reported that a man wearing a balaclava arrived and told the other children to leave. He then forced the girls into nearby bushes and raped them.

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JOHANNESBURG – It’s being reported that two young girls have been raped at a local sports field in Kagiso.

The six-year-olds were playing with other children on Wednesday afternoon.

Times Live has reported that a man wearing a balaclava arrived and told the other children to leave. He then forced the girls into nearby bushes and raped them.

One victim's mother heard what happened and blew a community whistle. The 19-year-old suspect was caught by residents and was assaulted. He's recovering in hospital and is facing charges of rape.

Police have not been available to give more details on this story.

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