Man arrested on charges of rape in KwaThema

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KwaThema – It is alleged the woman was awoken by a man sitting on top of her holding a knife.

The woman was visiting her cousin.

KwaThema police spokesperson Captain Thabo Sibuyi says it is alleged the suspect ordered the victim to take off her clothes.

Also read: Woman raped on her way home

“He threatened to stab her with the knife if she tried to scream or refuse to take off her clothes.

“He pulled out a condom and repeatedly raped her through the night,” he says.

Sibuyi says through police investigations it was discovered the suspect tried to kill himself by drinking a poisonous substance.

Also read: UPDATE: Duduza bishop found guilty of rape

“He was rushed to the local hospital for medical attention and will appear in court as soon as he is discharged,” he says.

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