THE police in Katima Mulilo are on the hunt for two unknown men after they allegedly kidnapped a 15-year-old girl, stabbed her in the neck, and raped her.
The incident occurred at the Choto compound on Saturday evening at around 23:00.
It is alleged that the girl was walking with her boyfriend when two unknown suspects attacked her boyfriend by beating him with rocks on his head until he was unconscious.
After the young girl’s companion became unconscious, the two assailants stabbed her with a knife in her neck when she tried to scream and run away. The attackers proceeded to drag her into the bushes where they took turns to rape her.
In another case of rape at Nkurenkuru on Friday evening, a 23-year-old man crept into the hut of a 27-year-old woman and raped her.
The incident happened at around 20:00 at the Nepara village.
The suspect was arrested and both him and the victim were taken to the hospital and examined by the doctor. The investigation into the matter continues.