A Twitch streamer’s trip to Hong Kong took a disturbing turn after she was sexually assaulted in the stairs during a live broadcast.
A passerby in the Hong Kong subway saved a Twitch streamer from being sexually assaulted after she was grabbed and pressed against a wall by a complete stranger.
IRL Twitch streams are some of the most popular on the Amazon-owned site with streamers documenting their trips abroad, allowing viewers to experience their adventures.
During the September 10 broadcast, ‘may5w’ was streaming her first day in Hong Kong when a stranger started groping her and despite her request for him to stop, he still Persevere and follow her into the subway.
Twitch streamer was sexually assaulted live in Hong Kong
When the live streamer walked down the stairs, an unknown man pushed her against the wall and tried to rape her.
“I’m not alone!” may5w exclaimed, trying to push the man away as he started kissing her. “Please help me!”
Twitch/may5wThe Twitch streamer was able to escape after the disturbing incident.
Finally, she broke free and rushed down the stairs just as another man appeared and appeared to be protecting the streamer, causing the groper to back away and run away.
“Thank you very much!” she complimented passersby.
Footage of the incident quickly went viral, with users saying she was afraid to report it to the police because she feared the man wanted “revenge.”
Luckily, this streamer was able to escape without any harm, but this was definitely a very scary encounter and could have been a lot worse if she hadn’t gotten help help.
On the plus side, the clip earned her a few hundred new followers and had her highest viewership in the months since it went viral.
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