Asylum seeker accused of raping a German woman in front of her boyfriend in terrifying knife-point attack calls her a ‘prostitute’ in furious courtroom outburst
Woman, 23, raped at Siegaue Nature Reserve campsite, near Bonn in Germany
The alleged rapist had a tree saw and threatened her partner, 26, with violence
Eric X, 32, from Ghana, today called his alleged victim ‘a prostitute’ in court
A Ghanaian asylum seeker accused of raping a German woman while forcing her boyfriend to watch called his victim ‘a prostitute’ in court.
The man - only identified as Eric X - is accused of raping a 23-year-old woman after spotting the couple camping in a nature reserve near Bonn, west Germany in April.
Appearing in a Bonn district court today, Eric X, 32, defied his lawyers’ advice to stay silent and after insulting his alleged victim, he added that anyone who believed her were ‘filthy’.