A 31-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 69-year-old gogo.
Kei Bridge cops say the gogo was alone at home in Manqulo Village near Kei Bridge, Butterworth on that night.
The man reportedly pushed the door and attacked the gogo.
He then overpowered the gogo in which he raped her after that.
“Fortunately the victim identified the suspect as he is local man,” police spokesperson Captain Jackson Manatha said.
Following that the gogo opened a rape case at Kei Bridge Police Station.
Manatha said the police acted swiftly as the suspect was traced and arrested.
He is due to appear before the Butterworth Magistrates’ Court facing a rape charge.
Butterworth Cluster Commander, Brigadier Ngangema Xakavu condemned the alleged rape of the gogo.