MASERU – An 18-year-old boy from Quthing, appeared before the magistrate court on January 19 accused of raping his 12-year-old sister.
Senior Superintendent Mpiti Mopeli said the boy is alleged to have raped his little sister severally. The victim’s mother noticed there was something wrong with her daughter as she looked withdrawn and when she inquired, the girl disclosed that her brother had been raping her every time the two were alone at home. After examining her the mother confirmed she had been violated and reported to the police who quickly arrested him.
The boy is in police custody and is expected to appear before court on 2nd February.