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Tokyo: Male nurse accused of raping drunk woman

TOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a male nurse over the alleged rape of an intoxicated woman in Toshima Ward earlier this year, reports TBS News (Nov. 1).

On a night in July, Satoshi Uru, 37, encountered the woman, aged in her 20s, on a road. He then took her to his residence where he is alleged to have sexually assaulted her.

Uru, who has been accused of quasi-coerced intercourse, denies the allegations. “[She] was drunk, but I thought [she] consented [to the act],” the suspect was quoted by police.

Satoshi Uru (Twitter)

Prior to the incident, found the woman, who had been drinking, seated at the side of the road. After offering her water, he took her to the residence.