Florida Gators LB Christian Garcia Helped Stop Rape Of Unconscious Woman
Best story of the day given the unfortunate circumstances.
The Florida Gators’ Christian Garcia is being hailed a hero after he came to the aid of a helpless woman who was being taken advantage of by a rapist who was bold enough to do in front of other people who did nothing to help.
“Police report Gators linebacker Christian Garcia, helped stop the assault. The Miami-native played in one game last year, according to FloridaGators.com. Garcia told First Coast News that he works security behind 101 Cantina and witnessed the assault take place.
According to the linebacker, he was taking out the trash when he spotted the two by the dumpsters. Initially he thought they were just having sex. But once he got further he noticed the girl was unconscious.
“The girl was basically unconscious, so I knew there was no way she could be giving consent,” Garcia said.
According to Garcia the man’s friends were watching the assault take place, and did nothing to help.
Garcia said he walked up to the man and grabbed his shoulders and told him he needed to stop. That’s when Shaw got violent and threw a few punches.
“I hold strong moral values and I don’t think anyone should be taken advantage of in that kind of way,” Garcia said.