- He had threatened before sexually assaulting her
By Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya
An 18-year-old youth who had allegedly raped a Swedish woman at knifepoint at a guest house in Pottuvil, Ampara Saturday night, has been arrested the Police said.
They said the 31-year-old Swedish female, who arrived in the country six months ago, was staying with her local boyfriend, who runs a guest house at Pottuvil. “The boyfriend had gone out to buy dinner on Saturday night when the 18-year-old suspect, a resident of Panama had forcibly entered the Swedish woman’s room. He had threatened her with a knife before sexually assaulting her,” the Police said.
The victim’s boyfriend had lodged a complaint with the Ampara Police.
The woman was admitted to the Pottuvil Hospital.
- The female who arrived in the country six months ago, was staying with her local boyfriend, who runs a guest house at Pottuvil