Man rapes girl, 8, after chasing away boy who was raping herBy Mason White 3:45 PM July 6, 2014
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By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) A man will spend 20 years behind bars after he was caught raping an 8-year-old girl.
The 21-year-old man of South Africa, was caught red-handed raping the girl after he saw a young boy having sex with her.
Cliff Mkansi was reportedly drunk when he staggered to the rear of a house to relieve himself. Once at the back of the house, he saw a 13-year-old boy having sex with the 8-year-old girl.
Mkansi chased the boy away, pulled out his knife and threatened to kill the girl if she screamed. Someone entered the house and found Mkansi raping the girl without a condom.
Police were called and he was later arrested. He told police that he was not the only one who had raped the girl. The 13-year-old boy was also arrested for raping the girl.
Mkansi pleaded guilty to rape and was sentenced to 20 years behind bars. The boy was ordered to attend a juvenile correction program.
Mkansi’s lawyer, Thulani Ngwane, said that his client was drunk on the day of the incident and has shown remorse.