Woman, 82, raped in KZN home

2012-07-31 16:58

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Durban - An 82-year-old woman has been raped in her house at Mambedwini section, in Swayimane, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Tuesday.

"The woman was in her home when an unknown man overpowered her and raped her on Saturday at about 21:00," Captain Thulani Zwane said.

He said it was not clear how the man entered the woman's home. No arrests had been made.

The woman was raped just a week after a 94-year-old woman was raped in her home in the same area.

A 25-year-old man was arrested last Monday in Wartburg for raping the 94-year-old. He appeared in the New Hanover Magistrate's Court on Thursday on a charge of rape.

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