A young Italian woman attacked by a North African immigrant on Friday night was saved by two Romanians, father and son, Italian daily Il Messaggero reads. The incident happened in Gaeta, in the Lazio region: since nobody else reacted, the two Romanians managed to save the young Italian, Italian news agency ANSA reads.

The North African immigrant followed the girl and caught her as she left a club. As he tried to rape her, she managed to escape and tried to run in another bar but the man caught her. Italian news agency ANSA declared that the two Romanians were the only ones to intervene and the immigrant was arrested.