It was learnt that the young girl had accompanied her father to a cybercafe there. The 30-year-old man entice her into following him into the toilet where he molested and force himself on her.
However, a member of the public saw what happened and banged on the toilet door until the man opened it. People gathered and proceeded to beat him up.
City Criminal Department chief, Datuk Zainuddin Ahmad said police were alerted of the incident and dispatched a team to the scene.
"There, they arrested the suspect and called for assistance from Civil Defence Department's medical team," he said
The suspect who sustained severe injuries to his head and thigh is being remanded until February 25 to facilitate investigation for rape and assault with intent to outrage the modesty of a woman.