Woman raped at knife point

A woman was reportedly raped on Boxing Day in Belize City.

The 22-year-old woman of Belize City reported that on December 26, at about 12:00 a.m., she was walking on Antelope Street Extension heading home, when she felt someone grab her hair. She says it was a man of dark complexion about 5 feet 5 inches in height, slim built, wearing a black warm cap, and riding a silver and purple female beach Cruiser bicycle.

The man then took out a knife from his pants pocket and demanded sexual intercourse or he would kill her. A struggle ensued between them which caused her to cut her right finger.

The man then took her to a house on Baracat Street, Belize City, where he had sexual intercourse with her against her will.

Police are looking for the suspect as investigations continue.

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