Police seek rape suspect

2015-09-09 06:00
IDENTIKIT of the suspect.


IDENTIKIT of the suspect. Photo: SAPS

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THE Kimberley

Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit is appealing to the community to help in tracing a man who might be able to assist them in their investigation of a rape case.

It is alleged that on 30 July at about 10:00, a 30-year-old woman was walking to her work through the veld in Klisserville when accosted by the suspect.

The suspect allegedly ordered the victim to undress. The victim hit him with her elbow and tried to run but the suspect hit her on the head with a rock.

A struggle ensued between the two.

The woman screamed and a passer-by came to her rescue while the suspect ran away.

The man is aged between 20 and 27, light in complexion and he is approximately 1,6 m tall.

Anyone with information is requested to contact Det. Sgt. Lawrence Antonio on 082-302-0468 or the Kimberley Police Station on 053-838-4213

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