Tlokweng police investigate rape

Tlokweng police investigate rape
Tlokweng police investigate rape

Tlokweng police are investigating a case in which a 20-year-old woman residing in Gaborone was raped on Friday afternoon while visiting her cousin in Tlokweng.

Tlokweng Police Station commander, superintendent Unoziba Rari said upon arrival in Tlokweng, the victim found her cousin was not home. She then, Rari said, went to look for her cousin at a place where she usually visits but once there the suspect allegedly sexually assaulted her.

“The 29-year-old suspect who is the friend of the victim’s cousin was arrested on Saturday and he is currently in police custody helping the police with investigations. He is likely to appear before Extension II Magistrate's Court today (Monday) to face a single count of rape,” he said.

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