OPUWO: Another female adds up to the number of women who died on the hand of men after a five years old girl was murdered by a six years old boy at Otutjenje village in the Etanga area on Sunday.
The Namibian Police (Nampol) in Opuwo are investigating a six years old boy for allegedly killing another minor through suffocating her with sand.
According to the police crime report dated 08 October this year it is alleged that the two minor where looking after goats when they started a fight each other. During the fight the boy overpowered the girl and started putting sand in her nose and mouth till she stopped breathing.
The corpse of the deceased was brought to the Opuwo Police Mortuary on the same day.
Next of kin where informed and investigation continues. No arrest have been made in this case.
I another incident a thirteen years old girl was allegedly raped by a 31 years old man at Farm Kromgat in the Khorixas area.
The incident happened on between 22H00 on Friday and 07H00 Saturday.
It is alleged that the suspect who is a farm worker at the same farm was requested to sleep in the house with the kids while the parents were sleeping in the tent at the same farm. While sleeping at night the 31 years old suspect identified as Metheus Kalimbo moved from his room in the middle of the night and raped the 13 years old girl who was sleeping with another nine years old girl on the floor in another room in the same house.
A case of CR 12/10/2012 has been opened with the Khorixas police and investigation continues.