Group of men sexually assault woman after accusing her of being a prostitute for wearing a short skirtBy Mason White 5:53 PM January 1, 2015
|Woman being pursued for wearing short skirt|
By: Tanya Malhotra
A group of men attacked an innocent woman who was wearing a short skirt, after accusing her of being a prostitute, police in Zimbabwe said.
Now, Harare Police said that they arrested one man who attacked the 28-year-old woman at the Fourth Street bus terminal
Police also said that they have identified several men who were involved in the attack, and will arrest them over the coming days.
32-year-old Marvelous Kandemiri was brought before the Harare Magistrate’s Court, where he was charged with indecent assault.
Kandemiri was remanded into custody after he was denied bail for being a flight risk.
The court was told that Kandemiri, was among a group of men who indecently assaulted the young woman after accusing her of being a prostitute because she was wearing a short skirt.
According to the police investigation, the violent gang of men pulled the woman by her legs, injuring her back in the process. Video of the attack was uploaded to the Internet, and it went viral on social media sites.
Police said that they are still waiting for the woman to file an official complaint.