A man who allegedly tried to rape a pregnant woman was hacked to death at Magwaveni township in Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal, on Monday, reports North Coast Courier.
According to Reaction Unit SA, the man was killed by the husband of the woman he tried to rape.
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“The man had entered the house, armed with a panga, and attempted to rape a woman.
“Her husband heard her screams and came to her aid.”
A police source said the men fought and the intruder was hacked to death with his own weapon.
The husband was arrested.
A case of rape was opened at Tongaat SAPS.