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This Is The Kind Of Creepy, Terrifying Harassment Chinese Women Have To Put Up With On Subways

Now you also have to check under your seat for perverts.

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A man on a Beijing subway was arrested after a video of him hiding under a seat — creepily grabbing women sitting above him — went viral on Chinese social media, Shanghaist reports.

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The 30-year-old suspect, whose surname is Zhu, was taken into custody on Monday, according to the Beijing Public Security Bureau.

Subway harassment isn't uncommon for Chinese women: Last summer, authorities published guidelines for women to prevent unwanted attention, which included covering themselves with "bags, magazines and newspapers" and not wearing "minimal clothing."

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