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3 men gang rape woman at hotel in Sweden and upload video to Snapchat

By Mason White 2:17 PM March 31, 2017
Young woman at pool (illustration)
Young woman at pool (illustration)
By: Emily Lewis

Several men have lured a woman to a hotel, where she was gang raped and the attack was recorded on video, according to police in Sweden.

Uppsala Police said that they have arrested two men, a 20 year old and 40 year old, who are accused of gang raping the woman and recording the attack.

A third man, who is 20 years old, is still at large.

According to the police investigation, the woman was lured to the hotel room, and when she entered, she was locked inside.

Inside the room, the woman was undressed and gang raped.

The rape was recorded, and the video was uploaded to the social media site Snapchat. Thousands of people saw the gang rape video before it was deleted from the site.

Uppsala Police said in a statement that a man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of rape, among other charges.

Another man in his 40s, is suspected of rape and was searched by police and his electronic devices were seized. A third man in his 20s is suspected of failing to report the rape.

He remains at large.

Police pointed out that the Snapchat gang rape in unrelated to the Facebook rape that occurred at approximately the same time.