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Germany: Refugee rapes 79yo woman at cemetery in North-Rhine-Whestphalia01:27

Germany: Refugee rapes 79yo woman at cemetery in North-Rhine-Whestphalia

Germany, Ibbenbueren
July 27, 2016 at 23:02 GMT +00:00 · Published

Footage broke on Wednesday, showing the scene of an alleged rape case at the cemetery of Ibbenbueren, where a refugee is alleged to have raped a elderly woman on Sunday.

The 40-year-old man from Eritrea was arrested after a local resident alerted the police because he heard a cry for help coming from the cemetery. The victim, a 79-year-old boarder of a nursing home, was provided first aid before being transferred to a medical facility for treatment. She was released from the hospital on Tuesday.

The pensioner is believed to have visited the cemetery regularly to mourn her dead sister, German daily Bild reported.

The alleged perpetrator, who has been living in Germany since 2013, was reportedly charged with rape and placed into custody for the course of the investigation.

Germany: Refugee rapes 79yo woman at cemetery in North-Rhine-Whestphalia01:27
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Footage broke on Wednesday, showing the scene of an alleged rape case at the cemetery of Ibbenbueren, where a refugee is alleged to have raped a elderly woman on Sunday.

The 40-year-old man from Eritrea was arrested after a local resident alerted the police because he heard a cry for help coming from the cemetery. The victim, a 79-year-old boarder of a nursing home, was provided first aid before being transferred to a medical facility for treatment. She was released from the hospital on Tuesday.

The pensioner is believed to have visited the cemetery regularly to mourn her dead sister, German daily Bild reported.

The alleged perpetrator, who has been living in Germany since 2013, was reportedly charged with rape and placed into custody for the course of the investigation.

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