A Bahamian woman was sexually assaulted at Potter’s Cay Dock shortly after 1 a.m. on Monday, police reported.
Police said the woman was beaten and assaulted by two men, who threw her into the water before leaving the area.
She was rescued by a passing vessel shortly after 6 a.m. and transported to the hospital where she was treated before being discharged, according to police.
Police said a 41-year-old man is in custody in relation to the incident.
Police did not initially identify where the incident happened or if the woman was a Bahamian until the media asked.