Ricochet News

Rape suspect nabbed after victim's screams alerted community

Apr 25, 2018
Rape suspect nabbed after victim's screams alerted community

Police in East London have arrested a 24-year-old male for rape.

"This was after the members of the public heard a woman's screams coming from the bushes near Chiselhurst, East London," said police spokesperson, Captain Mluleki Mbi.

"The victim was able to give the description of suspect and the SAPS Cambridge's task team caught up with him on the way to Duncan Village and arrested him."

He will appear before the East London Magistrate's Court soon.