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Dutywa man in court for raping 67-year-old woman

Dec 24, 2018
Dutywa man in court for raping 67-year-old woman

A 47-year-old man is expected in court on Monday after he was arrested by Dutywa police for alleged rape of a 67-year-old woman over the weekend.

"It is alleged that the victim was at her home alone on Friday, at about 15h00, at Timane Village, Dutywa.

"The suspect did not say any word, but just accosted the woman and raped her."

Capt Manatha said that the suspect was identified by the victim as he is also a local man.

"Once the rape case was reported, Dutywa Police worked around the clock, traced and arrested the suspect."

He said that the suspect is due to appear before the Dutywa Magistrate's Court on Monday on a rape charge.

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