Three-year-old girl allegedly raped by uncle at Mariental

The police at Mariental arrested a 49-year-old male suspect after he allegedly sexually assaulted his three-year-old niece.

The Namibian Police Force weekend serious crime report availed to Nampa on Sunday indicates that the incident was reported to the police on Thursday.

It is alleged that the suspect who is the uncle to the victim allegedly slept with the victim and another minor on the same bed and the following day the mother of the victim observed some abnormalities in the walking of the victim. On closer inspection, she observed abnormalities on the daughter’s private parts.

The victim was then taken to the hospital where a doctor confirmed the abnormalities, the report reads.

In a related incident, a 27-year-old suspect was arrested for the alleged rape of a 14-year-old victim at Rehoboth’s, Kavukiland Block G on Saturday.

It is alleged that the suspect invited the victim to his residence to enjoy some wine and after she became drunk, he forcefully had sexual intercourse with her without her consent.

The incident occurred around 22H30.

Police investigations in both matters continue.

Source: Namibia Press Agency