HomeCrimeThe Beggar Suspected of Raping a Woman, 19, Caught Thanks to a Tip From the Public Editorial Team 09/30/2017 Crime Leppävaara station in Espoo. Picture: Maria Morri/Flickr The beggar suspected of raping a woman, 19, in the woods near Leppävaara train station in Espoo has been caught on Thursday afternoon. The man was apprehended thanks to a tip from the public. The suspect was caught at 16:20 in Leppävaara. The police were looking for a beggar with grey hair, who was spotted at the Leppävaara station on platform four carrying a note where he begged for money. The suspect, who spoke English, was also recorded by the surveillance cameras. Afterward, the man had met the young woman at the station and had taken her to the woods. The woman didn’t know the man from before. The rape happened about 09:00 on Wednesday morning. The police are thankful for all the tips they received in relation to the crime. Contribute to the discussion Be the First to Comment! Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments You must be logged in to post a comment. You must be logged in to post a comment.