The J’Bay Police are hunting for a man who raped a 13 year old girl in the bushes near the suburb of C-Place last week.
At 6 pm the young teenager was threatened with a knife and grabbed into the bushes by a male between the ages of plus minus 20 to 25 years old and of medium build. He spoke in Afrikaans to the child and after he raped her, he stole her cell phone.
According to W/O Petra Els the Police needs help from the public and they are offering a reward for any information leading to an arrest. The case is being investigated by Detective Warrant Officer Kobus Meyer from the Family Violence unit of the Police. He can be contacted on 082 8991298
This is the second rape that has occurred recently in Jeffreys Bay. In March another young woman was raped in her flat in Wavecrest after an intruder gained access to her unit in a secure complex.
An identikit of the rapist will be published shortly.