REHOBOTH, 27 MAY – A 19-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by five teenage boys in the early hours of Saturday at Rehoboth in the Hardap Region.
Namibian Police Force Crime Investigations Coordinator in Hardap, Deputy Commissioner Eric Clay told Nampa on Sunday the incident occurred in the Block E residential area.
“It is alleged that the five suspects gang-raped the victim while threatening her with a screwdriver. Four suspects ranging in age from 16 to 18 years were arrested,” Clay said.
He said the four will appear in the local magistrate’s court on Monday, while the fifth boy, though known, is still at large.
Police investigations continue.