A 49-year-old girl was raped in a hostel in one of the towns in Mazovia. The owner of the facility heard allegations in this case. The court decided to place him under pre-trial detention. The suspect is a former policeman. Half a year ago he was dismissed from service on suspicion of exceeding his powers.
We received information about a rape in a hostel in one of the Mazovian towns on Contact 24. The police confirm that on July 17 they received the report in this case.
– Immediately after the notification, the intervening police officers arrested the suspect, a 53-year-old resident of Mława. At the time of his arrest, the man was under the influence of alcohol. He was placed in police custody, informed Anna Pawłowska from the Poviat Police Headquarters in Mława.
As she added, due to the procedural activities, the victim was taken to the hospital for examination. She also stated that she did not need medical attention.
Arrest for a suspected rape suspect in a hostel
The case is currently under investigation. District Prosecutor Marcin Bagiński from the District Prosecutor’s Office in Mława informed the editorial office of Kontakt 24 that the man had heard the charge of rape, described in article 197 paragraph 1 of the Criminal Code. They are punishable by two to 12 years in prison.
– The man did not confess and provided explanations that will be analyzed – announced the prosecutor.
As he added, the man was detained and is currently under temporary arrest. – The court agreed to one month of detention, despite the prosecutor’s request for a three-month detention – said the head of the prosecutor’s office in Mława.
Six months ago he was expelled from the police
The suspect is the owner of the hostel where the rape took place, which is confirmed by the prosecutor’s office. In addition, our findings show that the suspect was a policeman in the past. As Pawłowska told us, he was discharged from service in December 2021.
The prosecutor’s office confirms that his release was due to suspicion of exceeding his powers.
– In spring this year, the prosecutor’s office filed a bill of indictment on the violation of powers, the case is pending before the District Court in Mława – said prosecutor Bagiński.
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