Pakistani arrested over alleged rape in Wan Chai love hotel
The 30-year-old victim, who had been drinking alone in a Lan Kwai Fong bar, woke up in an hourly rate room in Lockhart Road
A 25-year-old Pakistani man was arrested early on Sunday morning after being accused of raping a Hong Kong woman, who had been drinking alone in the bar precinct of Lan Kwai Fong, Central district, on Hong Kong Island a day earlier.
The man, who has a HKID card, approached the woman, 30, at a bar in the early hours of Saturday and bought her several rounds of drinks, Sing Tao Daily reported. He offered to escort the woman home, but then took her to a love hotel, which charges hourly rates, on Lockhart Road, Wan Chai.
When the woman woke up, she found that she had been raped. At noon on Saturday, she called the police and was still emotionally distraught when officers arrived. She was sent to hospital, Oriental Daily reported.
After checking closed-circuit television footage, officers identified a suspect and arrested a Pakistani man in Lan Kwai Fong on Sunday morning.