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Girl raped and murdered in Wanaheda

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The body of a 19 year old girl who was allegedly raped and murdered was found in Waneheda´s informal settlement here on Saturday.

The girls’ body which was found at around 9h00 in the morning has been identified as Desiree Rooinasie.

Inspector Kauna Shikwambi of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) said this during a media briefing here on Monday.

Shikwambi said the suspect allegedly entered her room, had sexual intercourse with her and then killed her after wards.

The method used to kill Rooinasie is not yet known the inspector said adding that a post mortem however will determine her cause of death.

No suspect has been arrested but police investigations in the matter continue.

In another rape incident which took place at Ausspannplatz last week Thursday, an adult man allegedly lured two minors both age seven to his flat and fondled them.

Medical examinations revealed bruises on the children´s private parts but no penetration.

The suspect has been arrested and will appear in the Windhoek Magistrates Court on Tuesday (02 April 2013).

Police investigations into the matter continue.

Two rape incidents were also reported in Aranos, one in Gobabis, and one in Omaruru over the Easter weekend Shikwambi said.

(edited)WINDHOEK; The body of a 19-year-old girl who was allegedly raped and murdered was found in the Wanaheda residential area in the capital on Saturday.

Inspector Kauna Shikwambi of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) said during a media briefing here on Monday the girl, whose body was found at around 09h00 in the morning, has been identified as Desiree Rooinasie.

Shikwambi said it is thought that the suspect in the matter entered Rooinasie’s room, had sexual intercourse with her without her consent, and killed her.

It is not yet know how the deceased was killed, but a post-mortem would be carried out to determine her cause of death.

No suspect has been arrested in connection with the matter yet, and police investigations into the matter continue.

In another rape incident which took place at Ausspannplatz in Windhoek last Thursday, an adult man allegedly lured two minors aged seven to his flat and fondled them.

The suspect has been arrested and will appear in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

Police investigations into the matter continue.

Meanwhile, an incident of rape was on Friday reported at Aranos in the Hardap Region, where a 23-year-old man was arrested for allegedly having sexual intercourse with his victim without her consent at the Nuwerus location. The suspect is expected to appear in the Mariental Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

Two more rapes were reported - at Gobabis in the Omaheke Region on Saturday, where a 20-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two men in her room, and at Omaruru on Friday, where an adult male was arrested after the rape of a 21-year-old woman.

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