Mpumalanga police have launched a manhunt on suspects that raped a 13-years-old girl at Saselani Village near Bushbuckridge on Wednesday night.
According to Police Spokesperson Brigadier Leonard Hlathi the victim woke up to go to the toilet whilst her grandmother was still asleep.
Along the way, she heard a strange noise and when she drew closer, she saw two heavily armed men who then ordered her not to scream.
While holding her, they proceeded to steal a television set from a separate house in the yard.
After stealing the TV, the men also forcefully took the young girl with them.
Hlathi said: These heartless thugs then forcefully took her to a bush nearby and gang-raped her.
“After they were done the suspects ordered the girl to go home. A case of rape and house robbery has been opened.
This is the second incident to happen in the same village.
On 6 June another 13-years-old girl was raped after she was found walking along the road after visiting her relatives.
The suspects who were travelling in a red Toyota Tazz.
Hlathi urged anyone with information about their whereabouts, can call Detective Sergeant Dolly Marule on 0729691985 or the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111>chaosafrica