Man nabbed after rape

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Johannesburg - A man has been arrested for raping a woman in Soweto, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.

The woman, 20, was attacked while walking home after a friend's party on Monday night, Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela said.

“He grabbed her and pulled her to the veld and forcefully removed her clothes.”

He ran away when passersby went to help on hearing her screams. She claimed she knew her attacker.

The police were called and the man, 32, was arrested and charged with rape. He would appear in the Protea Magistrate's Court soon. - Sapa

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