Man arrested for allegedly raping, robbing an adolescent who was ready for a elevate
On Monday morning, a person was arrested moments after allegedly raping and robbing an 18-year previous teenage lady in roadside bushes.
This occurred in Port Elizabeth.
Port Elizabeth Police made the announcement that the speedy arrest of the 29-year previous was on account of a collaboration between a personal safety firm, the neighbourhood watch and police.
Colonel Priscilla Naidu, a Police spokesperson mentioned that the person had allegedly walked over to the 18-year previous whereas she was ready for a elevate on the aspect of the highway.
He grabbed her arm and dragged her into the bushes.
Naidu mentioned it was alleged that he then raped the harmless teenage lady, earlier than taking her cellphone and fleeing the scene.
Naidu additional mentioned that:
“The sufferer managed to go house and report the incident. The personal safety firm instantly patrolled the neighborhood looking for the suspect. The suspect, 29, was discovered on the N2 freeway close to Baywest. The stolen cellphone was present in his possession. He was arrested and detained on a cost of rape and theft.”
The person is anticipated to look within the Port Elizabeth Justice of the Peace’s Court docket on Wednesday, mentioned Naidu.