Nyanga 'doctor' arrested for allegedly raping patient
Police say he is currently in police custody and is expected to appear in court tomorrow.
CAPE TOWN - A man who's reportedly a doctor in Nyanga has been arrested for allegedly raping one of his patients.
The police have not confirmed whether the man is a doctor, but they say a 46-year-old man was arrested last night for allegedly raping a 26-year old woman.
The police's Noloyiso Rwexana says he is currently in police custody and is expected to appear in court tomorrow.
"I can confirm a 46-year-old man was arrested last night in Nyanga for allegedly raping a 26-year-old female. He will appear in the Athlone Magistrates Court tomorrow."
The community policing forum chairperson Martin Makasi says the suspect is a well-known physician in the area.