Suspected rapist nurse gets bail
Durban - A male nurse who allegedly raped a mentally ill patient at Osindisweni Hospital appeared in the Verulam Magistrate's Court on Monday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.
"Sandile Buthelezi, 31, was released on R2 000 bail and the matter was postponed until February 20," Captain Thulani Zwane said.
Buthelezi allegedly raped a 28-year-old woman in the showers at the hospital in Verulam, north of Durban, on December 25.
He reportedly ran away from the hospital after police questioned him but was arrested on December 28.