Ex-boyfriend in court for rape

DURBAN the KwaMsane Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit arrested a 42-year-old male for rape. It is reported that the 24-year-old pregnant victim was coming from her cousin’s homestead at Nsolweni in KwaMsane when she met her ex-boyfriend along the road. The woman spotted the ex-boyfriend and attempted to flee the scene but he managed to drag her to his friend’s taxi.

They drove to suspect’s homestead where he alleged assaulted and raped her. She was released in the morning. The victim reported the incident to KwaMsane police and the suspect was arrested at his place of residence yesterday.

He is expected to appear before the KwaMsane Magistrate Court tomorrow.

Source: South African Police Service