Port Elizabeth police have released a photo of a man believed to be involved in the rape of a woman near the Baywest shopping center.
The woman was raped on August 14.
According to a police statement, the 21-year-old woman was walking between the Grogro squatter camp and Baywest shopping center when a man approached her and asked if she had seen two men walking there. After the woman answered, he apparently took out a knife and forced it with her at nearby bushes and raped her.
The police are asking for the help of the community in their search for him.
According to police information, the man is between 20 and 25 years old. It is about 1.6 m long and slightly large.
Anyone with information can call Ntombokolo Makubalo on 071 352 4733.