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Student speaks of rape ordeal

A 20-year-old student was abducted and later raped on her way to a taxi rank.

An unknown location.
Rape
Local

JOHANNESBURG - A Johannesburg student gave Eyewitness News a detailed description of her abduction on Tuesday when she was taken by two men from the city center.

She found herself at a secret location, where was raped.

“They took me to a place. I didn’t see the roads where we were going. I just saw the room where they kept me.”

The 20-year-old claimed she was on her way to a taxi rank on Sunday when two men bundled her into a car and covered her face.

The woman described how one of the men, armed with a gun, then raped her.

Her attacker dropped her off on the side of the road to find her own way home.

The police's Pinky Tsinyane said the police are investigating.

“We are requesting any assistance from community members or anyone with information.”

(Edited by Clare Matthes)


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