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Msobomvu police arrest jealousy man for raping ex-girlfriend

Jan 6, 2019
Msobomvu police arrest jealousy man for raping ex-girlfriend

Msobomvu police arrested a 36-year-old man for alleged rape of his former girlfriend, aged 32.

"It is alleged that the victim was relaxing at her flat alone on Friday, at about 20h00, at Phase One, Zizamele Township, Butterworth," said police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect arrived and accused the victim of having a love affair with another man.

"It is alleged that the suspect started to accost the victim and later raped her."

The victim opened a rape case against the suspect.

Msobomvu police reacted swiftly and arrested suspect

Capt Manatha said that Msobomvu police reacted swiftly and traced and arrested the alleged perpetrator.

"The suspect will appear before the Butterworth Magistrate's Court on Monday on a rape charge."

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