An elderly woman was raped by her 60-year-old friend after he pretended to ask for some candles and incense in Limbang, Sarawak, on Sunday.
Berita Harian reported that the woman, who lived alone, was hugged from behind after she give the suspect the requested items.
"I tried to bite the suspect's hand to free myself but my efforts were in vain," she said.
"I had also screamed for help but my voice was too soft to be heard by my neighbours," said the woman, in her 70's.
The victim lodged a report at Limbang Police Station and the suspect was detained for investigation.