44 Club on Allenby Tel Aviv 370.
(photo credit: Ben Hartman )
An employee of a Tel Aviv nightclub suspected of being involved in the rape of
two teenage girls there last week turned himself in on Tuesday.
suspect is an employee of Allenby 44, where two girls told police they were
raped by a number of employees after they drank to unconscious.
of the bar and another suspect arrested on Monday both insisted the sex was
consensual and that the employees thought the girls were adults. The owner was
not at the bar at the time of the alleged rapes, but is suspected of obstruction
The case was opened on Sunday when the two 17- year-old girls
were found lying unconscious in the early morning on Yona Hanavi Street. After
paramedics treated the girls, one of them told police she believed that she had
been raped at Allenby 44.
Police said on Monday that the two girls
arrived at the bar already somewhat intoxicated, after the bar was closed,
adding that they had been there before and were acquainted with the
According to police, the staff gave them free drinks until
they were unable to stand up or fight back, and then one of them was assaulted
on the dance floor, and the other in the bathroom.
Police are looking for
at least one more employee of the club suspected of being involved in the