Early September, two men in their mid-twenties broke into the couple’s home in Härnösand and subjected them to torture-like and sexual violence for over four hours.
The man was beaten with a cane, cut with an axe, forced to drink soap, burned with a lighter, stripped naked and subjected to aggravated sexual assault, according to the indictment.
Plaintiff attorney Monika Lilja says:
They feel bad, of course. It is astonishing what torture-like violence and horrible things they have been subjected to. Both a knife and pliers were used. The woman was brutally raped and her partner was forced to watch.
Both men are prosecuted [READ MORE HERE]