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The Tel Aviv district attorney filed an indictment in the district court on
Tuesday, charging a 22-year-old Holon resident with sodomizing and indecently
assaulting a woman during a burglary last week.
According to the
indictment, Guy Zafar broke into the complainant’s first floor apartment in Bat
Yam in the early hours of March 22.
Zafar pocketed some items from the
apartment and placed others in the kitchen in preparation for stealing them,
then went into the bedroom where the complainant, “A.,” was sleeping with her
partner, the indictment said.
Zafar then allegedly assaulted A. by
performing a sex act on her as she slept.
When A. awoke in horror, Zafar
motioned to her to keep quiet, the indictment alleges.
screamed and grabbed Zafar, waking her partner. The couple managed to detain
Zafar until the police arrived, the indictment said.
Zafar is charged
with sodomy, indecent assault and breaking into a place of residence for
purposes of theft or crime.
Together with the indictment, the district
attorney also filed a request that Zafar be remanded in custody throughout the
legal proceedings against him.