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Man, 20, accused of raping, robbing pensioner on Crete

A 20-year-old man is due to appear before a prosecutor in Iraklio, Crete, on Tuesday on suspicion of raping and robbing an elderly woman last year.

The suspect is alleged to have broken into the 78-year-old’s home in Messara on November 12.

He is accused of raping the woman and then stealing the 5 euros she had in her wallet.