5 students force female classmate to strip naked before groping her chest and behind

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By: Feng Qian

Five students were arrested on a charge of indecent assault after allegedly forcing their female classmate to strip naked before groping her, according to police in Japan.

Tokyo police said that they have arrested the five male University of Tokyo students, aged between 22 and 24, after being accused of groping the female student in their room on Wednesday.

All suspects were charged with one count of indecent assault.

According to the police investigation, the students gathered in one of their rooms around 12:00 a.m. The five men, who were not identified, then forced the woman to strip naked.

They then abused her further by grouping her chest and behind. Police arrived at the scene after the woman fled from the apartment.

Another woman who witnessed the attack, told police that she and the other students were drinking a lot of alcohol before the victim was forced to strip naked.