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Paphos: Man pleads guilty to rape, attempted rape



A 26 year old man has pleaded guilty to rape and attempted rape and will be sentenced on July 23, the Cyprus News Agency reports.

The defendant, a foreign national, appeared before Paphos Criminal Court on Tuesday where he pleaded guilty to one count of rape and to three counts of attempted rape. He will remain in police custody pending sentencing, it added.

Police said that on June 4 and 5, the defendant had entered four houses. In one case, he raped a woman aged 41, who worked at the house as a home help.

He had also attempted to rape another home help, another woman, foreign national and permanent resident of Cyprus and a 75 year old woman who lives alone.

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