The attack lasted eight minutes, according to video surveillance cameras, without anyone interfering.
On October 13, at 11 pm, a woman boarded a train to Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA. A 35-year-old man sits next to her and tries to start a conversation. The woman pushes back as much as possible the progress of the man who becomes more and more aggressive.
He will finally rip off her clothes and then rape her. All this in the eyes of many passengers on the train … they are not going to do anything.
No attempt was made to arrest the individual or call the police. The attack, recorded on the train’s surveillance camera, lasted eight minutes.
“I was shocked”
“I’m shocked and I have no words for it. I can not imagine anyone coming forward to help him,” said Timothy Bernhardt, police commissioner in Upper Dorby. Independent.
An active arrestee has been charged with rape and assault after reporting an agent from the Southeast Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA).
Authorities are examining surveillance videos to identify potential witnesses. The woman was taken to hospital after the attack.