Disabled woman raped

WINDHOEK: A woman living with disabilities was allegedly raped in her house at the Klein Aub settlement of the Hardap Region yesterday at about 02h00.

The Namibian Police Force Deputy Commissioner Edwin Kanguatjivi told the media today that the suspect broke open the window of the room in which the victim was sleeping, and raped her.

The 44-year-old suspect was arrested, and is expected to appear in the Rehoboth Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.

In an unrelated incident, the Piet Rooi, 38, was yesterday stabbed in the neck with a broken bottle and died.

The deceased and accused were drinking together at Club Desert Stream in Aroab of the //Karas Region.

A 27-year-old male who is related to the deceased, was arrested and is expected to appear in the Keetmanshoop Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.