A West African official beat his Massive Apple employee with a brush after which certain her wrists earlier than taking her to get assist — however was not arrested as a result of he has full diplomatic immunity, in keeping with police and sources.
The diplomat — named by police sources as Sylvestre Compaore from Burkina Faso — allegedly assaulted a 22-year-old girl Saturday final week, in keeping with police sources.
The diplomat then certain her fingers collectively earlier than taking her to Harlem Hospital, in keeping with the NYPD.
The alleged sufferer, who mentioned she labored for Compaore, was handled for cuts and bruises and later launched, police mentioned.
The suspect was not arrested as a result of he had full diplomatic immunity, the NYPD mentioned, with intelligence providers as a substitute alerted to the allegations, in keeping with the sources.
Compaore’s itemizing on the UN web site prominently notes his “Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities.”
Compaore denied the accusations in opposition to him. Burkina Faso’s everlasting mission to the UN didn’t instantly reply to messages for remark Sunday.