Man allegedly rapes girlfriend's sister

2016-08-10 22:49


Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Johannesburg – A man who allegedly raped his girlfriend’s sister is due to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, police said.

Police arrested the 25-year-old man at the Hotel VIP in Troye Street, in central Johannesburg, on Monday, after his alleged victim screamed for help. A security guard came to her aid, Captain Xoli Mbele said in a statement on Wednesday.

Earlier, he had offered to help fix the 20-year-old woman’s broken cellphone. They met at the Noord Street taxi rank and he then invited her back to the hotel, where he was staying, for a meal and allegedly raped her.

Read more on:    johannesburg  |  crime

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.