Medical student jumps from 2-storey building to escape rape

A final-year female medical student at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has sustained severe injuries after attempting to escape rape.

The victim, who is yet to be identified, is said to have jumped from the window of her second floor hostel after the suspected rapist barged in on her.

According to a Joy FM report Friday, the victim landed on her feet in her attempt to escape from the alleged rapist and ended up sustaining injuries at her waist.

The police at Korle Bu who confirmed the incident said the suspect has been arrested pending further investigations.