Man suspected of raping the wife of his friend as he slept

A man in his 20s was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of raping his friend's wife in Petah Tikva overnight.

Accordingto suspicions, the man met with the husband in the couple's home, alongwith a third friend. The three drank copious amounts of alcohol. Whenthe husband fell asleep, the suspect allegedly attacked his wife andraped her.

The third friend is suspected of being witness to the crime but doing nothing to prevent it.