Five prostitutes who ganged up to beat a male customer are now cooling their heels in police cell.
Five commercial sex workers in Onitsha, Anambra State, are now in police custody at the Inland Town Police Station, for allegedly locking up a male customer in one of their hotel rooms and beating him up to a state of coma.
According the Divisional Police Officer in charge of the station, Cosmas Eze, the man who was dating one of the prostitutes, had an issue with and when he paid her a visit, she invited four of her colleagues to join her in teaching him a lesson.
The ladies were said to have pounced on the man, beating him with all manners of weapons till he fainted.
"After the fiasco, the man ran to the police station and reported a case of assault against his person and threat to his life.
We invited the prostitutes to the police station and took their statements. Surprisingly, two men came.
One said he was a lawyer, the other one said he was a member of Civil Liberties Organization, CLO, and that that they came in respect of the matter."