Petah Tikva resident arrested for assaulting 15-year-old sleeping girl

The suspect, a 29-year-old resident of the city, strangled the housekeeper, a 15-year-old girl, who was fighting him and biting him with his hand.

By MAARIV ONLINE
July 21, 2019 12:23
Girl sleeping with a teddy bear

Girl sleeping with a teddy bear. (photo credit: INGIMAGE)

A Petah Tikva resident was arrested after breaking into the apartment and assaulting a 15-year-old girl who was sleeping in her bed, it was reported in Maariv.

Three days ago, the police received a report about a man who burst into an apartment on Hasedi Shimon Street in Petah Tikva through a window in one of the bedrooms in the house.

The suspect, a 29-year-old resident of the city, strangled the housekeeper, a 15-year-old girl, who was fighting him and bite him on his arm.
The suspect fled the apartment and police quickly arrived at the scene and began extensive searches for the suspect.

During the search, the police discovered that the suspect had allegedly stolen the car belonging to the local newspaper. The vehicle was later found abandoned at Sirkin junction. The suspect was found that day and his detention has been extended by four days.


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