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Örebro rape suspect denies all involvement

TT/The Local · 13 Oct 2010, 09:01

Published: 13 Oct 2010 09:01 GMT+02:00

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“He denies all knowledge,” the man’s attorney, Margareta Arvidsson, told the TT news agency.

Starting at 4pm on Tuesday afternoon, the 23-year-old was questioned by police for nearly four hours.

“He received a number of detailed questions about where he was when these (crimes) took place,” said Arvidsson.

Further questioning of the man is expected to take place on Wednesday morning.

According to Arvidsson, her client has been informed of the suspicions against him for two rapes and three attempted rapes.

In the last five years, several women have been attacked in Örebro and the 23-year-old is suspected of having carried out a number of the attacks.

He was arrested Monday evening in Örebro. Police said on Tuesday that forensic evidence ties him to several of the attacks.

However, police won’t reveal exactly how many attacks the 23-year-old is believed to be involved in.

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The man has no previous criminal record.

TT/The Local (news@thelocal.se)

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09:29 October 13, 2010 by Pont-y-garreg
"on suspicion of"

Suspicion is singular in this usage.
09:30 October 13, 2010 by salalah
On the pictures. he is a white man (Probably Swedish), Anders Eklund is Swedish. Hagamannen is Swedish. How does SD's racial profiling explain this phenomenon. (Maybe it is in the Swedish genes..hehe)
10:19 October 13, 2010 by Carnitas
Yet Swedes are not overrepresented in the violent crime/rape/robbery statistics. Actually, only 1 group is overrepresented. Care to take a guess which one? :)
10:23 October 13, 2010 by Sam1
@Salalah a psycho is a Psycho, human beings are all one, so a psycho can be of any race, wether from east or west...This guy should have been caught long back..but seems sometimes some areas police is sleeping...

and by the way SD is losing fame because people recognized that these party people have great inclination to Nazism, and this will never add to the benefit of the country, since the Finnish people and the Dutch, and the other (blonds) from Estonia or other can be targeted in the soon future after they are done pointing fingers at black hair culture.

Then soon the fat Sweds and the short Sweds, etc..since they might show signs of other cultures. and they will sterilize different looking Sweds,

But dont worry in 2010 such idiots are easily recognized and put down like cancer.
10:36 October 13, 2010 by cowboykodp

Dude; stop talking out of your ass. I don't know if you are Mexican or not, but in the US the jails are filled with Mexicans. Its the same there. As soon as there is a crime, the poor Mexican/Black gets the blame. And they are more likely to be convicted by the courts.

Point is, a criminal is a criminal. The sooner you accept that, the sooner you can transform from the devil to a human being with a beating heart.
11:08 October 13, 2010 by RobinHood
A note for Salalah. Though it pains me to say so, the SD has tapped a genuine public concern at the disproportionate number of rapes committed in Sweden by immigrants. Swedes, particularly Swedish women, are entitled to an explanation why, and a reassurance that something is being done about it. So far, they have received neither. The SD does not need to explain why a native Swede has been arrested for rape, and you are a poor representative of immigrants if you are going to crow every time a Swede is arrested for this crime.

Perhaps your energies might be better used to examine why Sweden's immigrants rape so frequently, and what you can do to correct this sad anomaly.
11:30 October 13, 2010 by salalah
Please state the number of immigrants convicted for rape in 2008 and the number of ethnic Swedes convicted for the same crime (and the source of the facts). I want to see some hard evidence that these lies that the SD spread are based on factual evidence.What is the proportion of violent crime convictions number of immigrants and number of ethnic Swedes.

Petty crimes will always be overrepresented in marginalized groups but it is hard to believe that rape is. SD should explain, why so many rapes are committed by Swedes.
12:00 October 13, 2010 by Sam1
Immigrants are afraid to be deported, and do not even think of such thing.

but if you bring them together the ones who have committed crimes they look a big number but compared to the Sweds who have commited crimes they are much less.

Second issue yes they are more likely to be convicted..and the whites are more likely to get bailed out or no conviction..read more about USA's law system watch youtube.

A black guy who has done same crime is sentenced to triple the amount of years in prison in comparison with a white american...

I was attacked brutally by two racist in Jämtland they called me Negro me and my brother, we do not come from Africa either... with all due respect to Africa they call themselves this way to one another..

But any ways police arrested them!!!

we had to go to the racist health center for checks all black and blue was disregarded...doctor wrote we are just fine!!!

next week we got a letter saying WE HAVE NO PROOF!!! no bevis :-) I let is go since in Muslim countries they were more aggressive and police wouldnt have even arrived and droped my charges before i got this letter...since it was christmas...

But now think the other way what if it was the opposite :-) it would have become something for SD to speak about two black hair guys attacked poor Swedish people..and the doctors would have registered impairments to them...like the women who got chronic headaches :-) from a bucket of water thrown on her...and made a big case in court and got MONEY!!! So people the truth is different from what Media and surveys shows!!!
12:24 October 13, 2010 by RobinHood
BRÅ (the Swedish Crime Prevention Council) says it is four times more likely that a rapist in Sweden is an immigrant, most likely from Algeria, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia, and that if you are raped in Sweden, there is a 50% chance the person raping you is an immigrant.

Ann Christine Hjelm, a respected Swedish lawyer with an interest in these things, calculated that 85% of every man convicted of rape in the Swedish High Court was either an immigrant or a second generation immigrants.

These awful statistics were gathered by respected organisations and people, not the SD. It is we immigrants to Sweden that have some explaining to do. I personally am not from Algeria, Libya, Morocco or Tunisia. I do not share their values, and can offer no explanation at all. Can you help us Salalah?
12:26 October 13, 2010 by Audrian
If anyone knows of official rape statistics that is compiled by race in Sweden show how the distribution for a number of years including the sources. Alternatively give me the internet address (of an official source) and I will provide a summary. This discussion, namely "my race is better than yours" is juvenile and archaic and does not belong to our time.

The above article is about one individual, who happen to be rapist. His race is unimportant, because mental sickness of such type is often distributed equally through out the population, miniorities and major population groups. Our social duty is to help the police to catch them and put them in a mental hospital unless they choose to be casterated and left free.
12:29 October 13, 2010 by christo
its the swedish themselves who rape the immigrants but they then change it as immigrants raping them. there lonely guys here so when they see immigratnts who are active they fall prey.
14:37 October 13, 2010 by salalah
BRÅ statistics for 2009 show that only 17 percent of all rape convictions resulted in deportations, which is about the same percentage of all immigrants living in Sweden.

See website: http://www.bra.se/extra/measurepoint/?module_instance=5&name=/statistik/490/2009/490La-2009.xls&url=/statistik/490/2009/490La-2009.xls

Immigrants can be deported up to eight years after arriving in Sweden, even if they have become Swedish citizens if they commit a serious crime.
15:36 October 13, 2010 by RobinHood
Then clearly, the courts are not deporting enough immigrant rapists. Perhaps that's something that will change soon. I am sure we all hope so.
15:59 October 13, 2010 by salalah
Study by BRÅ: http://www.bra.se/extra/measurepoint/?module_instance=4&name=1brottslsveutland.pdf&url=/dynamaster/file_archive/051214/e7dae113eb493479665ffe649e0edf57/1brottslsveutland.pdf

Page 42:

En typ av brott som är föremål för stor uppmärksamhet i den allmänna

debatten i dag är sexualbrotten. Det finns skäl att här lyfta fram att andelen

av de utrikes födda, som är misstänkta för ett sexualbrott under perioden,

är mindre än en halv procent och andelen som misstänks för våldtäkt och

försök till våldtäkt är mindre än 0,3 procent.


A type of crime that are the subject of much attention in the general

debate today is sexual crimes. It is worthwhile here to emphasize that the proportion

of the foreign-born, who is being accused of a sexual offense during the period,

is less than half a percent and the percentage who are suspected of rape and

attempted rape is less than 0.3 percent.

Page 44:

Table 13
17:14 October 13, 2010 by RobinHood
These figures relate to those suspected and accused of sexual offences, not those convicted of rape. Suspicion and accusation are an entirely different matter to conviction, and sexual offences are, in law, a lesser form of sexual intrusion than rape.

You have quoted the wrong figures about the wrong crime Salalah.

Table 13 page 44, deals with deadly violence, not sexual offences at all.
22:35 November 12, 2010 by KATHLEEN7546
Robinhood: Thank you for this information.

Audrian: What could define the importance of race more clearly than that a rapist is 4 times a likely to be from north African Arab/Muslim countries??

If you had sharia law in Sweeden a victim would need 4 male witnesses to get a conviction. Basically rape is a 'freebie' for a Mulsim. Half of the babies born in the Netherlands are Muslim. Sweeden? There are 87 Sharia courts in the U.K. and there, the most common name for a male newborn was Mohammad. CITIZEN WARRIER is an important site for clear facts about this.
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