Qld woman raped multiple times by intruder

A man is due to face court today charged over the horrifying rape of a woman in far north Queensland.

Police said the attack occurred when the 20-year-old broke into the woman’s Mossman home around 5.30am Sunday.

“It will be alleged at about 5.30am the man has entered the woman’s house in the town of Mossman,” police said in a statement.


“The woman was sleeping and the man has raped the woman a number of times.”

The 20-year-old is due to face Cairns Magistrates Court this morning charged with six counts of rape, one count each of attempted rape and deprivation of liberty and two counts of enter premises with intent.

The pair were not known to each other.