Mumbai: A 27-year-old Spanish woman, with German parentage, residing in an upscale housing society in Bandra area of suburban Mumbai was allegedly raped and robbed at knife point in the wee hours of Monday, police said.
According to police, the incident occurred early in the morning between 3-30 and 4-30 am when a burglar entered her apartment on the Perry Cross Road through the window and caught the woman and stuck a knife at her throat.
The woman was in her sleep when the robber entered the apartment. Her room mate was away in Kerala.
The man, who is yet to be arrested, robbed her of valuables like foreign currencies, cameras and handycams and also raped her, the complaint said.
The victim is a musician by profession, reports said.
The victim herself came to Bandra police station and lodged the complaint following which she was taken to a hospital for medical examination.
Media reports said the terrified woman had been hiding in a toilet for over an hour after she was raped fearing for her life.