JTA — A convicted child rapist who was launched from jail in the Australian metropolis of Melbourne final week after which rearrested to face comparable fees in Sydney has been denied kosher food since his arrest.
Prison officers additionally took spiritual articles from David Cyprys, together with his kippa, tzitzit, a prayer ebook, and a bible, J-Wire reported.
Cyprys, 51, a locksmith who ran an organization referred to as Shomer Security, was charged in September 2011 with a number of counts of indecent assault and gross indecency for the alleged sexual assault of scholars at Yeshivah College in Melbourne between 1984 and 1991. He was convicted of raping one boy and abusing eight others two years later and sentenced to 4 years in jail.
He was launched from Hopkins Correctional Centre on Wednesday after which rearrested and extradited to Sydney in New South Wales. The alleged sexual assault and act of indecency incidents occurred in the Sydney suburb of Bondi in the 1980s, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.
Cyprys’ spouse, Miriam, informed J-Wire that a prisoner’s household should pay the distinction between common jail fare and kosher meals, and that it takes a number of enterprise days for the system to kick in. The jail has refused to order and supply the kosher food till the cash is in hand.