By Sithembiso Ncube
An 18 year old man from Gokwe Nemangwe has appeared before Gokwe Magistrate Musaiona Shotgame facing allegations of raping a 6 year old girl.
The State represented by Tinashe Wazvaremhaka said the minor had gone to play with the accused’s sister.
The accused Shingirayi Majaji then lured the girl into the kitchen hut, removed her pant, and forced himself on her.
After the ordeal the court head that the minor started to complain of pain on her private parts to her relatives leading to the arrest of the accused on the 8th of November.
“The minor complained about pains,claiming the accused caused them which led to his arrest on the 8th of November.
“Evidence and medical reports collected have proved that indeed a penetration was effected on the girl while it is beyond doubt that the minor knew the accused since he was her neighbour who she confidently pointed,” the state said.
Shotgame remanded the accused in custody and advised him to apply for bail at the high court.