Alleged rape at Cape lockdown centre

File: The assault allegedly happened on Good Friday at a temporary camp for homeless people in Strandfontein.

File: The assault allegedly happened on Good Friday at a temporary camp for homeless people in Strandfontein.

CAPE TOWN - Police have arrested a man in connection with the rape of a teenager (18) in Cape Town.

The assault allegedly happened on Good Friday at a temporary camp for homeless people in Strandfontein.

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The site is housing around 2,000 homeless people during the national lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

Police say the suspect will appear in the Mitchells Plain magistrate's court on Tuesday.

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eNCA