Tertiary student alleges rape by housemate

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By Brad Rantayy

MIRI, July 28: A tertiary student in her 20’s lodged a police report claiming that she had been raped by her male housemate.

The alleged incident was said to have occurred at their rented house in Desa Senadin here.

According to sources, the victim suspected what had happened after she woke up on the morning of July 19.

Sources added, she was previously unconscious and in an inebriated condition.

The victim and the suspect who is a foreigner had been housemates for the past six months.

Miri deputy police chief Supt Sabri Zainol when contacted this evening confirmed receiving the report.

No arrest has been made as at press time, as the police are still investigating.

The case is being investigated under Section 376 of the Penal Code for rape. — DayakDaily