February 21, 2024

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Linden Police hunt for alleged rapist in Amelia’s Ward

Police in Linden are actively pursuing a suspect who allegedly raped a resident of Amelia’s Ward, Linden, Monday evening. According to information reaching INFO 10, the victim was picked up by the suspect while on her way home from a salon and was taken to a location in Amelia’s Ward, raped and then dropped back to another location.

According to a source close to the matter, the suspect pulled her in the car while she was walking and then took her and allegedly carried out the act.

 The victim then informed relatives of what transpired and was taken to a public hospital where the relevant officials and police were informed.  

Region 10 Commander Kurleigh Simon confirmed that a report was made and the police are on the hunt for the suspect. Investigations are ongoing.