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Jerusalem rabbi arrested for suspected sex offenses against women becoming religious

Illustrative. Handcuffs in a courthouse. (Abir Sultan/Flash90)
Illustrative. Handcuffs in a courthouse. (Abir Sultan/Flash90)

Police have arrested a rabbi from Jerusalem for suspected sex offenses and exploiting women.

The man, in his 50s, committed the alleged offenses against women in the process of becoming observant.

The rabbi was arrested after a months-long covert investigation.

He is suspected of rape, according to the Haaretz daily.

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