Three persons are charged with gang rape in Kongsberg

Police car machete Dead woman Torp AirportPolice car.Photo: Norway Today Media.

Three men are accused for gang rape of a young woman in Kongsberg during last summer.

While The young woman from Kongsberg was walking on Thursday night of last July 7th, she has become drawn into a residential building in the city and raped by several men with foreign origin.

Prosecutors in Oslo has brought charges against the three, who have been in custody since Friday July 8th.They become arrested the day after than a case happened.

During the remand hearing two of the three men acknowledged that they had intercourse with the woman, but stated that it was voluntary and nothing forced on her.

According to the indictment the case is considered as serious rape case and “it is especially emphasized that it is committed by several persons jointly”, written NRK news.

The woman and the three men are in their early 20s and the woman testified that she did not know any of them before.

Her lawyer Vibeke Gjone Bille, would not like to comment on the matter.
The trial will go in Kongsberg and Eiker district court in March next year.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today