No arrests in cancer patient's rape
Bloemfontein - Free State police are investigating allegations that a terminally ill cancer patient was raped by a male nurse in the National Hospital in Bloemfontein.
The 50-year-old woman's husband told police that the incident happened on October 15, Captain Harry Nagel said on Tuesday.
According to the woman, a female nurse held her down while a male nurse raped her.
"There are two suspects, but no one has been arrested yet. We are waiting for a decision from the director of public prosecutions," said Nagel.
He said police were checking the details of the allegations.
The woman had been transferred to a private hospital in Bloemfontein and a case of rape had been opened.