Police in Lephalale are investigating a case of robbery and rape. The police report that a man aged 18 was raped on Thursday, 17 June 2021 in town.
According to the victim he said he was walking on Church street, known to be residence for many in the CBD, when he was approached by a man around 13h00.
The suspect allegedly told him he knows his parents and requested to be accompanied to fetch a bed and clothes from a guest house in the street.
On the way the suspect reportedly grabbed the 18 year old and threatened him with a knife before he demanded cellphone and money.
He also allegedly instructed the victim to lay down and take off his clothes before applying vaseline on his buttocks and penetrated him. He then later told the victim to run without looking back.
Police say the victim does not know the suspect, who is still at large at this stage.