Maseru- A certain man named Tumelo, 25, Ha Pita appeared before the Maseru Magistrate court on March 27 charged with kidnapping, burglary and attempted rape.
The man, who is a 4+1 taxi driver allegedly took a lone female passenger and drove off to an unknown location with an intetiion to rape her. While en route to an unknown destination, the woman threw herself out of the car and ran to a nearby police station to report the incidence.
The woman had left her cellphone and a wallet with M190.00 in the car, the report said.
Later that day when the victim took a cab home, she identified the same car and immediately called the police and with the police arriving, the suspect was found in possession of the cellphone and wallet of the victim.