Willowvale police appeal for assistance after 52-year-old woman raped

BY YOLANDA PALEZWENI - OCTOBER 26, 2016

Police in Willowvale have appealed to the public for assistance with their investigations after a 52-year-old woman was allegedly raped in her homestead at Ntlabane Village, Kulokhala Locality, Willowvale, on Wednesday last week.

According to the police, the victim was asleep when she heard a window being broken as someone entered into her house.

“A suspect, who was armed with a knife, threatened the victim and raped her. The suspect then fled,” said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

He added that, a case of rape was opened and no one has been arrested yet.

“Anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the suspects is urged to contact crime stop or the nearest police station,” said Captain Manatha