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Friday 4, August

Third suspect caught after alleged rape in Görlitzer Park

On Thursday afternoon, a third suspect was arrested for an alleged gang rape in Gölitzer Park.

Photo: IMAGO / Emmanuele Contini

Third suspect caught after alleged rape in Gölitzer Park

Friday 4, August

There’s been a major development in the case of the alleged gang rape of a 27-year old woman in Görlitzer Park.

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Yesterday afternoon, a 22-year old man was apprehended and arrested in Rummelsburg. Authorities have already detained two other men of the same age in connection with this shocking crime. Right now, investigations into the possibility of additional suspects are ongoing.

Police have released details around the arrest, stating that the suspect was caught around 2pm on Rummelsburg’s Lückstrasse and taken into custody immediately. He’s expected to be brought before a magistrate today, according to a spokesperson for the public prosecutor’s office.

The first suspect was arrested on Thursday July 27th, and the second was detained on Sunday July 30th after being apprehended at the corner of Skalitzer and Görlitzer Strasse, not far from where the horrific incident was reported to have taken place.