IPL molestation row: Luke Pomersbach owns up

Updated: May 21, 2012, 12:35 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

New Delhi: According to police sources, Royal Challengers Bangalore cricketer Luke Pomersbach accused of molestation has confessed to his crime ,stating that he might have touched the victim unintentionally. In an initial statement given to police, has also accepted of being in an inebriated state.

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According to reports, Luke accepted that he unintentionally touched the victim and when her fiancé Sahil came to intervene, Luke lost his cool and hit Sahil.

He then realized his action and came back to apologize. Police also said that Luke’s injured hand was during the altercation with the victim’s friend.

Meanwhile, Mumbai-based businessman Sahil Peerzada, fiancé of the victim Zohal Hamid will be discharged from the hospital later today.