Brother arrested for fondling sister

24 Jul 2017 09:30am
ONGWEDIVA, 24 JUL (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) at Okatope in the Oshikoto Region on Sunday arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly fondling the genitals of his biological sister.
Crime Investigating Coordinator in the region, Deputy Commissioner Naomi Katjiua said in a crime report on Sunday the incident occurred in the early morning hours at the Ondjokwe village.
The man was arrested on a rape charge.
It is alleged the suspect returned from the cuca shops, went to the victim’s sleeping room, undressed her and fondled with the victim’s private parts.
The 49-year-old woman then screamed and woke other housemates who rushed to her rescue.
“She is said to be mentally challenged and reside in the same house as her brother,” said Katjiua
The suspect is set to appear in the Ondangwa Magistrate’s Court this week.
In another matter, 52-year-old Eino Nangombe lost his life in a road accident on Saturday.
Katjiua said Nangombe was travelling alone from Oshivelo towards Omuthiya when he lost control over the pick-up and it overturned at 06h15 near the Onashikuvu village.
“The deceased was thrown out of the vehicle and died on the spot,” said Katjiua.
His next of kin are informed and police investigations in both matters continue.