India, April 10 -- A 25-year-old Cuffe Parade resident was arrested on Tuesday for abetting the suicide of a 23-year-old woman, who was found hanging on Friday. The police said the man was stalking the girl for a while and assaulted her after she did not consent to a physical relationship.

The police said the victim was a working professional and after the suicide, her family found out that the accused Vicky Selvam Naidu had been troubling her for a few days, the police said.

"The family learnt that the man used to follow her home, he threatened her and even assaulted her. The woman had sent a voice clip to her sister in which the man was screaming and threatening her. A minor boy who witnessed the man assault the victim also testified ...