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Free State grandmother in hospital after allegedly being raped by grandson

FREE STATE – The South African Police Service (SAPS) has issued a statement confirming that a grandson, 37, will soon be brought before court for allegedly raping his 79-year-old grandmother.

In the statement, a SAPS spokesperson says, “The victim alleged that she has been staying alone for a month at her house in Thabong not knowing the whereabouts of her grandson who was staying with her.

On Sunday, 11 April 2021, at about 02:30, he arrived home and raped her. He threatened to kill her if she notified anyone about the incident.”

The police added that, “As a result of injuries sustained during the ordeal, the elderly woman was admitted at Bongani Hospital.

The suspect is being detained and will appear in court on a charge of rape.”

About Constance van Niekerk

Constance van Niekerk, (Connie V) is a creative writer, poet, music lover, spoken word artist, freelance writer, blogger and educator. She has contributed to several anthologies and published her own collection, Echoes of My Heart: A Poetry Collection available for purchase on all Amazon Stores Worldwide. Follow her on Twitter : @convanniekerk Connect with her on Facebook and Linkedin.


2 thoughts on “Free State grandmother in hospital after allegedly being raped by grandson

  1. you wouldn’t have even thought that could be possible, would you?

    Liked by 1 person

    Posted by Mister Bump UK | Apr 11, 2021, 20:36

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