Their friends, another couple, were also attacked and the man bound and drowned in the lake alongside his mate.
Woman raped in front of her horrified boyfriend by a 12 man gang
A woman was allegedly raped in front of her horrified boyfriend by a 12 man gang who then tied him up and threw him into a lake where he drowned.
The Mirror UK reports that the group were walking through Rhodes Park, Kensington, near Johannesburg, South Africa, around 7pm on Saturday when they were ambushed by an all male gang.
One of the women managed to escape, but the other was captured and raped by a gang member in front of her tied-up boyfriend, according to South African media reports .
After the sickening ordeal, the men, aged 25 and 32, were thrown into the dam at the park and drowned.
One of the attackers is said to have been carrying a knife, while another had a firearm.
South Africa Police spokesperson Constable Mpho Mashakane said: “Two men, accompanied by their girlfriends, were walking at the park at about 6.30pm yesterday when they were approached by the group of men.
“One of the suspects raped one female victim. The bodies of the two male victims, aged 25 and 32, were later found by police divers,”
No arrests have been made and police are desperate to trace the culprits.
Anyone with information is asked to contact to contact Crime Stop's 24-hour hotline on 08600 1011.
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