Kimberley – Teacher arrested for alleged rape of scholar

The SAPS Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences unit is investigating the rape of a 13-year-old female scholar.

It is alleged that the 41-year-old male educator raped the victim on several occasions between September and October 2020. The suspect is a teacher of the victim and is employed at a local primary school in Kimberley.

The suspect was arrested today, 13 November and should be appearing in court soon.

Police investigation continues.