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Female reporter sexually assaulted during live television broadcast

By Mason White 7:25 PM February 16, 2016
Esmeralda Labye 

By: Feng Qian
Police are looking for a man who sexually assaulted a female reporter during a live television broadcast, police in Germany said.

Cologne police said that the incident unfolded on Thursday, as the woman was reporting about the annual Women’s Carnival for a television station in Belgium.

Esmeralda Labye said that while she was reporting, three young men approached her from behind and made obscene gestures.

One man gave her a kiss on the neck. Another man then whispered a proposition in her ear. Finally, one of the three men touched her chest before they all fled from the scene.

So far, no arrests have been made. The mayor of the city, apologized to the reporter and offered her police protection for future broadcasts.