Teenagers held for gang rape
The Local · 18 Apr 2006, 20:10
Published: 18 Apr 2006 20:10 GMT+02:00
Three young men aged 16 to 19 have been taken into police custody again on suspicion of raping two young women in Malmö a month ago.
The women are said to have been victims of extremely serious sexual assaults. They said their attackers were a gang of teenage boys.
As well as the three now in custody, a fourth boy will face court proceedings on Wednesday. A fifth, aged 17, is also thought to have been involved. All five are suspected of rape.
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