15 November 2012

Namibia: Two Women Raped At Outjo

TWO women were allegedly raped on separate occasions at Outjo last week.

On Saturday, a 26-year-old woman was raped in the old hospital area at midnight. According to Deputy Commissioner Gerhard Mivenjono, a suspect was arrested.

On Monday around 15h00 a 13-year-old girl was raped in the Camp 5 informal settlement. Mivenjono said the suspect was known to police and would soon be arrested.

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