35-Year-Old Woman Raped At Bus Shanty In Broad Daylight Near Gas Station
FREDERIKSTED – A 35-year-old woman was raped by a homeless man as she waited for a bus in broad daylight inside a shanty in Estate Hannah’s Rest on Friday morning.
The 911 Emergency Call Center alerted police at 11:36 a.m. on Saturday that a woman was being treated at the Juan Luis Hospital and Medical Center for injuries she sustained during a rape.
Police met with the woman who told them that she was sitting at the bus stop near Amigo’s Gas Station about 9 a.m. Friday when a “bum/homeless man” approached her.
The man then assaulted her, pinned her down and raped her at the bus stop, the woman told police.
The woman said that she was familiar with the man who attacked her and provided the officers with information as to where he might be found.
Police said the rape incident is under active investigation.