A man accused of raping and later assaulting a teenager in Vanguard Sub ward, Pece Division in Gulu Municipality is on the run.
The suspect only identified as Luka in his mid-20s and resident of Vanguard Sub ward reportedly raped the 18-year-old woman at around 3:00 am as she was returning home from a night club.
The rape survivor says Luka searched her handbag and removed the 25,000 shillings in it before using a stone to hit her on the face and later kicked her in the chest threatening to kill her.
Denis Odokonyero, the L.C 11chairperson Vanguard parish told Mega FM that the woman was taken to Aywee health centre 1V for treatment and the matter reported to Aywee police post.
Odokonyero says they broke into Luka’s room and found 6 knives, 9 phones, 15 different sim cards clothes suspected to be stolen.