Mumbai, Nov. 24 -- A 26-year-old slum dweller was arrested by Juhu police for allegedly molesting a 26-year-old lawyer on Saturday night. Following the attack, the lawyer alerted the police control room and the accused was caught before he could flee.

According to Juhu police, the incident took place around 8.30pm on NS Road, while the complainant and three friends were standing and talking on the footpath. The complainant was speaking on the phone when the accused, Mukesh Jadhav, a resident of nearby Nehru Nagar slum, touched her legs.

The victim, who was wearing denim shorts, screamed and shouted at him. Jadhav then touched her legs again. One of her friends who saw this rushed to help and pushed Jadhav away. The friend told the police ...