According to posts on Weibo, a Nanjing woman was hospitalised after a man hit her with a bike lock after she attempted to resist a sexual assault on Hunan road.
Police subsequently arrested the man after the girl was taken to Zhongda Hospital. According to a friend of the victim, the molester’s father is a doctor at that hospital, he allegedly tried to persuade the victim not to seek compensation, saying “I do not have any money, my son is sick.”
Sexual assault and harassment are pervasive problems in many Chinese cities. Online outrage human flesh searches recently resulted in the arrest of several men photographed groping women on the subway.
[Images via Weibo]