British Man In Beijing Beaten Up For Raping Chinese Girl
Where: Beijing, China. 100 meters south of the Xuanwumen subway entrance opposite the Sogo Department Store.
When: 2012 May 8th around 23:20 [11:20pm]
Video shows a British man near Xuanwumen sexually assaulting a girl but was stopped and beaten up by Chinese locals passing by. From police investigations, on 2012 May 8th around 11pm, a foreign national male began molesting a woman in public after drinking.
When passersby saw, they stopped him and called the police. The police immediately rushed to the scene and arrested the man. Afterwards, the police put him in a detainment room for him to sober up and is currently being detained for investigation in accordance to law. This man is a British national and holds a tourist visa. At present, this case is currently in legal proceedings.
According to the 《Beijing Legal Evening News》 reported, the time of the incident, a British man with strong alcohol had sexually harassed several Chinese women on the metro and trailed one woman from Xuanwumen subway station and suddenly took her to the roadside flower bed, repeatedly stroked her breasts and lower body, she continued to cry for help, where passers-by intervened as she claimed she did not know the man.
Further reading: Chinese victims of Drunk Crime in the UK