Rape and assault charges brought against 35-year-old

A 35-year-old man has been arrested and remanded in custody in Thessaloniki on suspicion of assaulting two people in the northern port city after allegedly forcing his victims into his car and driving them to remote locations.

The man, identified by his initials S.E., reportedly attacked a woman on July 7, sexually assaulted her and stole 80 euros from her.

On July 16, he allegedly attacked a man and then stole 330 euros from him.