KOTA KINABALU - A housewife was in shock after she was bound, gagged, threatened and raped by her teenage nephew in lower Kinabatangan area.
The 44-year-old woman was watching a show on her television when her 18-year-old nephew came by her house at about 11pm on Tuesday.
Her shock turned to terror when he put a parang to her neck before binding and gagging her.
He then raped her. The teenager however untied the woman before fleeing from the scene.
The woman had lodged a report following the incident and went for medical examination at the district hospital, said Kinabatangan district police chief Supt A Sahak.
The teenager was arrested not far from the area at about 10.30pm yesetrday.
This case is being investigated under Section 376 of the penal code for rape.