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Displaced woman shot in North Darfur camp

October 31 - 2017 KUTUM
Forika camp in Gereida, South Darfur) (Albert Gonzalez Farran/Unamid)
Forika camp in Gereida, South Darfur) (Albert Gonzalez Farran/Unamid)

A woman was shot during a rape attempt at her home in Kutum camp in North Darfur on Sunday.

A relative of victim told Radio Dabanga that a gunman raided the shelter of Halima Ahmed in Kutum camp on Sunday evening with the intention to rape her.

“When she resisted, he shot her in her chest and thigh,” he said. “She is now being treated in Kutum Hospital.”

Camp residents and policeman set up a search posse that managed to apprehend the attacker.


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