Welkom: The woman was with her wheel-chair bound ex-husband inside the house when two African men gained entry. Valuable items were robbed and the woman was gang raped. These rapists are still at large and residents are requested to assist in tracing them, through an identikit compiled.
On the 22 November 2017, two unknown African men entered the house while the wheel-chair bound ex-husband was watching television and the victim was inside the bedroom. She apparently heard a noise and she came towards the passage to investigate. She saw two unknown African men coming towards her. One had a pair of scissors and they demanded cash, safe and firearms. They were told there was no such things, four cellphones, food, jewellery and coins collected from around the world, were robbed. The victim was forced inside her bedroom where she was gang raped by the two suspects.
An identikit (featured photo) has been compiled and residents are requested to assist. Should anyone have information leading to the arrests of these two rapists, Detective Thandi Mtengwane of Family Violence Child Protection and Sexual Crimes Unit can be contacted at telephone number 057- 391 6186 during office hours.