A 25-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested after he was accused of raping his 31-year-old former girlfriend at the Onampengu village on Friday night.
According to the incident report provided by the Namibian Police’s Public Relations Division, the suspect and the complainant were in a relationship before but because of the abusive nature of the suspect, the victim ended the relationship recently.
At the time of the incident, the suspect went to the victim’s house where he found her in the bedroom and allegedly threatened to kill her with a broken bottleneck before raping her.
In a separate incident, a 27-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man while she was under the influence of alcohol at Harambee Informal Settlement in Karibib.
When the victim woke up on Saturday morning according to the report, she discovered that she was naked and that a man was sleeping next to her on a mattress. She also saw two other men sleeping on a bed in the same room.
The victim told investigators that she knows the suspect.
The suspect has not been arrested yet and an investigation into the allegation of rape has been launched.