Two women raped in Karibib
15 November 2021 | Crime
Inspector Ileni Shapumba, the unit commander for community affairs in the Erongo region confirmed both incidents and said that two suspects had been arrested. In the first incident, a man (27) allegedly raped an 18-year-old woman, at about 07:00 in the Usab suburb of Karibib on Saturday.
In another incident a 25-year-old woman was allegedly assaulted and raped in the vicinity of the NHE houses in the same location at 23:00 also on Saturday. Shapumba said that a 27-year-old man forced a 25-year-old woman from her residence in the Harambee location, assaulted her and had sexual intercourse with her against her will. “This suspect was also arrested. A case of rape, common assault and kidnapping is being investigated.”
Both suspects will appear in the Karibib magistrate court today (Monday).