Rape parolee re-arrested

2010-01-08 22:28

Bloemfontein - A 31-year-old rape parolee in Villiers was arrested for rape again, Free State police said on Friday.

Sergeant Philani Mvuna said the man was released on parole in August 2009 but was arrested again on Thursday.

He allegedly followed a couple from a shop and attacked them on Tuesday.

The boyfriend fled and his girlfriend was raped twice.

The suspect was convicted of rape and sentenced to 15 years in prison. He served only eight years of the sentence.

He is expected to appear at the Villiers Magistrate's Court soon.