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Three men been charged for jail because of child molestation

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Three men in Bergen District Court are remanded for four weeks, charged with sexual offenses against children under 14 years. The case described as very serious.

The men were arrested on Tuesday based on a review that recently came in. On Friday, they were sent for custody, which took place behind closed doors.

After that Bergensavisen get some information that the sexual abuse should have happened decades back. The cases should not be linked to Darkroom investigation.

Two of the men portrayed in the 60s, both deny culpability. Thomas Støer, defender of one of the two, said his client is shocked from formal accusation.

– He stands completely puzzled by the formal accusation, which came as a shock. He says he has nothing on this case to make, said Støre.

Defender of the third man, lawyer Anders Johnsen, would not comment on the matter at all, wrote newspaper Bergens Tidende.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today