BREAKING: Dros rape suspect to remain in police custody

JOHANNESBURG - The Dros child rape accused remains in police custody until his next court appearance on 1 November 2018, the court ruled on Tuesday.

The matter has been remanded pending further investigations including the finalisation of forensic reports.

The 20-year-old suspect appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court.

He has been charged with rape, drug possession and intent to do grievous bodily harm.

Footage of the commotion in the men's bathroom of the restaurant has caused a massive uproar on social media.

READ: Government condemns Dros restaurant rape

The suspect is seen naked and bloody, shouting that he went into the bathroom to use the toilet.

A restaurant customer -- who spoke on condition of anonymity -- says patrons assaulted the accused after he allegedly raped the child.

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eNCA

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