Five out of twelve Israeli teenagers who were originally arrested in Cyprus on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old British tourist were released Thursday – one of them allegedly helped with a self-made selfie taken by his girlfriend.
Israeli TV Channel 12 reported that the adolescent's lover took a selfie with him sleeping next to her at the time of the alleged incident.
"My girlfriend's selfie saved my life," the youth told the station according to the Jerusalem Post. I will never return here. "
12 ISRAELIAN TEENS KNOWN IN CYPRUS The remaining seven suspects were linked to the case by testimony and DNA evidence linking three of the seven alleged victims.
" Im Complainants are forming cracks version, "said lawyer Nir Yaslovitzh, who represents three of the first 1
2 suspects," I am confident that the version of the other suspects will refute the harsh charges against them. "