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Foreigner gang-raped in Rio de Janeiro

04-02-2013 13:19 BJT

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A foreign woman was raped in Rio de Janeiro after boarding a minibus on Saturday while her boyfriend was restrained and beaten.

Two suspects have been arrested and local police are searching for a third suspect who is believed to have been contacted by mobile phone while the crime was in progress.

The local police chief said physical descriptions of the suspects had been obtained by tracking the bank transactions they forced the foreign couple to make after the crime.

The two suspects who were arrested have denied the charges, and police have not revealed the nationalities of the two victims.

 

Editor:Bai Yang |Source: CCTV.com

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