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Msobomvu man expected in court for rape

Dec 11, 2017
Msobomvu man expected in court for rape

A 24-year-old man is expected in court on Monday after he was arrested by Msobomvu police for allegedly raping a 25-year-old woman. 

"It is alleged that the victim was going to a tarven on Friday, at about 21:00, at Kwezo Squatter Camp near Msobomvu Township,   Butterworth," described police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"She came across the suspect, who dragged her to a bushy area where he allegedly raped her."

The victim reported the case at Msobomvu Police Station.

"The suspect was traced and arrested.  He will appear before the Butterworth Magistrate's Court on Monday."