2 held after Western Cape robbery

2012-07-16 19:28
Johannesburg - Two men have been arrested after a robbery and rape on a farm outside Ladismith, Western Cape police said on Monday.

Captain Bernadine Steyn said the occupants of the house were asleep when two men entered their bedroom through a window on Friday.

They assaulted the 43-year-old husband and used dishcloths to tie up him and his wife.

Steyn said one of the men raped the 46-year-old woman.

A hi-fi system, food and an undisclosed amount of money were taken.

She said investigations led to the arrests.

The two men would appear soon in the Ladismith Magistrate's Court.

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