Home invader arrested after raping three woman, Elliotdale

South African Police Service

Home invader arrested after raping three woman, Elliotdale
Home invader arrested after raping three woman, Elliotdale

Elliotdale Police arrested a 19 year old man this morning of Sunday 2 September 2018 for alleged rapes of three women. It is alleged that the suspect entered through the window where the victims were sleeping on Saturday 1 September 2018 at about 01:00 at Walter Sisulu Township, Elliotdale.

The suspect was armed with a knife and threatened the victims not to scream. He allegedly raped them at knife point. The victims are aged 19, 20 and 22. Elliotdale Police worked around the clock and finally traced the suspect in the early hours of Sunday 2 September 2018.

Butterworth Cluster Commander, Brigadier Ngangema Xakavu condemned rapes and attacks of defenceless women. He praised the Elliotdale Police for their swift actions in tracing and arresting the suspect. The suspect is due to appear before the Elliotdale Magistrate Court on Monday 03 September 2018 on a rape charge.

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