A Harare man reportedly raped a 15-Year-Old girl who had approached him looking for DVDs to watch movies.
The matter was reported at ZRP Marlborough under RRB 4738226.
The accused, Phibion Madhiri is on the run.
It is alleaged that the accused is the co-tenant of the complainant.
Reports say that the complainant was watching movies in her room and decided to approach the accused person so that she could get other movie discs to watch.
She allegedly went to accused’s room where she was invited to enter into the accused person’s room. The complainant occupied a different sofa and started watching movies.
After a while, the accused person proceeded to where the complainant was and sat close to her. He reportedly started caressing the complainant’s body but the complainant ordered him to stop. Before she could free herself, the accused person had gone on top of the complainant and pressed her against the sofa.
He then removed her pants and raped her once without protection. After the act, the accused person went outside to fetch a towel and the complainant managed to escape. The accused person was then seen by the complainant leaving the place.
The complainant then informed a different co-tenant who then contacted complainant’s mother
The complainant’s mother came back from work and, acting on the information, accompanied her daughter to ZRP Marlborough to make a report. ZRP Marlborough attended the scene and no arrest was made.
The accused is still at large. The complainant was referred to Parirenyatwa Hospital for medical examination and treatment.
In other news, iHarare reported that a duplicitous woman who betrayed her lover’s trust and stole from him has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
31-year-old Lainah Murungweni of Guzha Village, Chief Seke, was arrested after she stole money and a vehicle from her lover Peter Kanjanda, 41, of Waverley in Kadoma.