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Firefighter accused in rape of NYC police officer, sending pics of attack to cop friends

December 16, 2016  |  Posted by: Francesca Falzarano
Firefighter accused in rape of NYC police officer, sending pics of attack to cop friends

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A volunteer firefighter on Long Island, NY has been apprehended for the alleged rape of a former NYPD police officer and sending pictures of the assault to his friends.

The incident reportedly transpired on December 10th when Jonathan Antovel and the unnamed victim attended a party at his station house in Hauppauge, according to the New York Post.

The pair left the boozy party together and went to Antovel’s home, where the last thing the victim can recall is passing out in the man’s bedroom.

Volunteer firefighter Jonathan Antovel has been arrested on a charge of first-degree rape after allegedly sexually assaulting a former NYPD cop after a party at his station house this month

Once she passed out, the suspect allegedly took her clothes off and raped her – before sending pictures of the assault to his friends.

At least two of the recipients were in the NYPD, and one of them immediately reported the photos to Suffolk County’s Internal Affairs Bureau, where the rape purportedly occurred.

The cop was brought in for questioning, and he was later was arrested and charged with first-degree rape.

The victim worked in the NYPD for ten years.

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