Israeli man held for Jerusalem rape

A 24-year-old Israeli man was arrested Monday for allegedly raping a young woman in Jerusalem's Kiryat Yovel neighborhood, police said. The suspect had confessed to the charges, as well as to several dozen break-ins in the quiet residential neighborhood, Jerusalem police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby said. The alleged rapist was remanded in custody by a Jerusalem court for five days, during which time he will be indicted.