Jalal-Abad regional court toughens punishment for men accused of raping woman and shaving her head.
The Jalal-Abad regional court voiced the decision against men accused of raping the woman and shaving her head, Turmush reports.
The court rejected the verdict of the first instance against the two defendants on December 26, 2017.
One of those accused was found guilty of three crimes and got 10 years in prison for raping by a group of persons by prior conspiracy, 3 years for illegal deprivation of liberty by a group of persons by prior conspiracy and 15 years for committing several crimes.
Another defendant was found guilty of hooliganism (3 years in prison) and committing several crimes (10 years).
The third man was found guilty of raping by a group of persons and sentenced to 8 years in prison.
A 41-year-old woman has been forcibly held in an apartment by three men, who had been raping and torturing her for 1 week - from May 18 to May 25.
The incident started on May 18 in Mailuu-Suu town of Jalal-Abad region. The woman was standing in the bus stop to get to Jalal-Abad town from Kok-Tash village when a car with 3 passengers stopped and offered to drive her to the town. She accepted a favor and got into the car, where she was beaten up for the first time.
Three men aged 43, 22, and 36 kept her in the apartment in Mailuu-Suu town for 1 week, raped and bet her up, and shaved her head. The woman was able to unlock the door lock and run away to report police about the incident.
Police said she was hospitalized in the surgical department of Mailuu-Suu town hospital.
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|Date:||Jan 8, 2018|
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