Monday 18 November, 2019

Let's Talk: Portmore residents concerned over serial rapist

Residents of Portmore, St Catherine are at their wits' end as a serial rapist remains on the loose in the municipality. 

Police report that the serial rapist has been breaking into houses in communities such as Bridgeport, Cumberland, and Portmore Pines; and attacking mostly single women at knife point.

He has been linked to seven cases so far, with the victims ranging from 19 to 60 years old. The suspect reportedly usually wears short pants which fall just below the knee, camouflage, a baseball cap, knapsack on his back and covers his face with cloth.

When Loop News visited Portmore on Friday, residents expressed deep concern at the situation and explained that they were taking extra precautions to avoid becoming a target. Watch the video below.

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