Four inmates escape from Omega Police Station

05 March 2019 Author  
Four inmates escaped from the Omega Police Station holding cells in the Kavango East Region on Friday, Namibian Police spokesperson, Kauna Shikwambi , has said.
The inmates are said to have climbed through a corridor window.
Two of the escapees - who are Batswana - were detained for poaching while the other two - Angolan nationals - were arrested for rape.
No arrests have been made so far and the search for the four men continues.
In another incident, a 70-year-old woman from Ndama settlement in Rundu was allegedly raped by a 39-year-old man on Saturday.
It is alleged that the suspect met the victim on her way home from a shebeen around 21h00, pushed her to the ground and had sexual intercourse with her without her consent.
The suspect has been arrested. - NAMPA


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