Eritrean charged with rape attempt accidently released

A young Eritrean man charged with the violent assault of a woman in Tel Aviv was discharged from the Abrabanel mental hospital without the knowledge of the police or the State Prosecutor's Office, Ynet learned.


His release was discovered a month after the fact, during an investigation into the rape of a 83-year-old woman in southern Tel Aviv. After a search, he was arrested again. (Eli Senyor)