Cape Town - A doctor working in Nyanga has apparently been arrested on suspicion of raping a patient on Monday.
He is reportedly 46 years old and the patient 26. She alleges the doctor raped her in his consultation room.
She informed the clinic manager and police were called. He is being held at the Nyanga police station and will appear in court once charged.
Nyanga police spokesperson Ntomboxolo Sitshitshi would not confirm this on Monday night and referred the Cape Times to the provincial spokesperson.
Police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana confirmed that a suspect had been arrested for alleged rape and will appear in court on Wednesday.
She would not confirm whether the suspect was a doctor.