26 year-old Cradock man arrested for brutally raping 56 year-old woman

JULY 12, 2016

A 26 year-old Cradock man is expected to appear in the town's Magistrate's Court after he was arrested by local police for rape on Monday.

According to Eastern Cape police; "It is alleged that the victim, a 56 year-old female, was in her home in Lingelihle, Cradock on Monday, at about 20:30, when the suspect entered the house.

"The victim was physically and sexually assaulted."

Police were informed about the incident and the suspect was arrested shortly thereafter.