GRAAFF-REINET NEWS - A 41-year-old man is facing charges of rape after an alleged incident at a home in Santaville on Saturday 25 April.
According to the police spokesperson, Capt Bradley Rawlinson, the local Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit (FCS) is investigating the incident.
"It is alleged that the complainant (25) had gone to sleep at her friend's house where the suspect, who is the friend’s boyfriend, was visiting. The complainant woke up in the early hours of Sunday morning and had to be taken to the Midlands Hospital as she felt very uncomfortable and was suffering tremendous abdominal pain.
"Doctors found that she had allegedly been raped," Rawlinson said.
A rape case was registered and the suspect was arrested.
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