A man locked up his girlfriend at a Netanya hotel for two weeks and
subjected her to a string of brutal sexual and physical abuses, police
said on Sunday.
Patrol officers were called to the Carmel hotel in
Netanya on Saturday afternoon by the woman, who took advantage of a
moment alone to contact emergency services.
was sodomized and raped by the suspect repeatedly. He poured hot oil
on her and threatened her with a knife," Supt. Dror Freeman, of the
Netanya police station, told The Jerusalem Post. "He also kicked and
punched her throughout," Freeman added.
The suspect, 37, was arrested and brought to the Netanya
police station for questioning. "He denies committing the offenses,"
"The suspect has been arrested
before for domestic violence offenses," Freeman added. "He did not
resist arrest when we arrived."
He will be brought before the Netanya Magistrate's
Court for a remand hearing on Sunday afternoon.