Portmore residents say they’re afraid due to what police believe is a serial rapist in the municipality.

President of the Silverstone Citizens’ Association, Audrey Douglas, says she’s called for an emergency meeting.

Audrey Douglas, President of the Silverstone Citizen Association.

Head of the St. Catherine South Police, Senior Superintendent Clive Blair, says the serial rapist uses a ruse to pick his targets before striking between midnight and 4 am.

He’s reportedly assaulted seven women so far.

President of the Portmore Pines Citizens’ Association, Dennis Samuels, says there’ve been at least three victims in his neighborhood so far.

Dennis Samuels, President of the Portmore Pines Citizens’ Association.

And, President of the Cumberland Tri-Sector Citizens’ Association, Dalton Scott, says his members are on high alert after a man tried to enter a woman’s house.

Dalton Scott, President of the Cumberland Tri-Sector Citizen Association.

They were speaking on Nationwide at 5 last evening.