A 60 year old farmer will be produced at the Nausori Magistrates Court today charged with the alleged rape of his 1 year old granddaughter.
The incident occurred in a settlement in Naitasiri sometimes late last month and the matter came to light when the child had complained to her mother when she started suffering pain.
The accused is in custody and will be produced today.
Meanwhile in another incident a 22 year old farmer is in custody for allegedly raping a 1 year old girl in a settlement on Taveuni.
The two are staying together and the matter came to light when the child’s mother saw the victim lying motionless in pain yesterday morning.
The suspect will be taken to the Labasa Police Station where he will be questioned as investigations continue.