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DUT Employee Arrested For Allegedly Raping Student

According to KZN police spokesperson Thenjiswa Ngcobo, police in Durban have arrested a 44-year-old man following the incident.

The Durban University of Technology (DUT) has confirmed that a student who was raped at her residence on Quarry Road is receiving the necessary support.

The tragic incident took place on Monday, involving a 19-year-old student and an alleged perpetrator believed to be an employee at the housing unit.

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According to KZN police spokesperson Thenjiswa Ngcobo, police in Durban have arrested a 44-year-old man following the incident.

The suspect, who is known to the victim, has been charged with rape. He appeared in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, marking the beginning of the legal process.

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In a statement, DUT has assured that it is fully cooperating with the police in their ongoing investigation.

The institution has emphasized its commitment to providing comprehensive support to the affected student, ensuring her well-being during this challenging time. Additionally, DUT is reviewing its housing unit protocols to prevent such incidents in the future.

This distressing event highlights the importance of safety and security within educational institutions.

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The university community must remain vigilant and proactive in addressing and preventing instances of violence and misconduct.

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Keitumetse Modise for SurgeZirc SA
Keitumetse Modise for SurgeZirc SA
Keitumetse Modise is a passionate and dedicated local news writer who brings the latest news and updates from your community straight to your doorstep. With years of experience in journalism, Keitumetse has established herself as a reliable source of information, covering a wide range of topics that matter to you.
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