A Harare man was yesterday arraigned before the Harare Magistrates court for allegedly raping a minor church mate in a shrine toilet.
Tinashe Chidota, 27 who pleaded not guilty is accused dragged a minor (name withheld) several times in a shrine Blair toilet forcibly.
The court heard that sometimes this year, Chidota accompanied the minor to her home and passed through a shrine where he forcefully grabbed the minor, took her into a toilet and rapped her several times.
The matter only came to light after the minor had visited her uncle in Dzivarasekwa who discovered that she was pregnant and questioned her leading to the arrest of Chidota on the 1st of September 2018.
The matter is still before the Harare Magistrates courts.