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Man arrested in Drama on charges of attempted rape, gun attack

A 44-year-old man suspected of attempting to rape a woman in Drama, northern Greece, on Christmas Eve has been arrested.

Officers responded to a report of a man trying to sexually assault a Nigerian woman who worked as a waitress in a bar.

The woman resisted and the assailant was pulled out of the bar by the owner.

The 44-year-old and a 39-year-old returned with a hunting rifle and opened fire on the bar.

No one was injured in the attack.