“A 67-year old man from Bulawayo was arrested on Sunday for raping and impregnating his mentally challenged relative. ” The police said on Monday.
The 20-year old victim (name withheld) reported the issue to neighbors after her relatives had failed to do anything in fear of their lives since the man had threatened to shoot anyone who reports him.
The man used to call her to his bedroom and rape her, all relatives did not take any action since he threatened them all with his gun. The victim finally disclosed the case to one of their neighbors who then informed the police.
The man was arrested and will appear in court on 17 August.