One evening last month, a woman was going up the escalator inside a Wuxi subway station when she felt something pressing up against her from behind. She said later that it felt like someone was touching her thigh.
Soon she discovered a mysterious stain on her skirt, but by the time that she figured out what that stain was, the man who had apparently made it had disappeared in the crowd.
Immediately, she went to report the horrifying incident to police who launched an investigation.
On Tuesday, police arrested the suspect, surnamed Wang, a 28-year-old factory worker from Taizhou who reportedly has never had a girlfriend, linking him to three other similar acts of molestation on the subway and releasing images and video of another one of these indecent assaults.
Wang is currently being held in custody for 10 days while police investigate.
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