Home invader attacks sleeping woman (60) with a hammer and rapes her, Prieska

South African Police Service

Home invader attacks sleeping woman (60) with a hammer and rapes her, Prieska
Home invader attacks sleeping woman (60) with a hammer and rapes her, Prieska

Police in Prieska have launched an intensive manhunt for a suspect after the rape of a 60-year-old victim. It is alleged the victim was asleep on the morning of 19 October 2020, at about 01:30 when she was attacked. The suspect forced entry through the window in to the home.

The victim was reportedly assaulted, hit with a hammer and raped.

The victim is currently receiving medical treatment in Hospital.

Anyone with information about the suspect is kindly requested to contact the Investigating Officer, Sergeant Riaan Van Wyk at 082 067 7135.

All information will be treated with the strictest confidence.

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