Real life is seldom very pat. Therefore, when one sees a story like this one on social media, it’s a good idea to take it with a whole saltshaker. Especially since the original link was a reproduction on some clickbait site. How many people clicked forward, to the link above, to see the source? (At least the clickbait site did link to the source.) And how many people will read the About tab… and learn that this site’s editors will make changes to user-submitted stories?
Of course, it could well be true, given the way certain British authorities responded to the sex trafficking that happened in Rotherham, and the fact that the “justice” system in Britain is apparently very highly concerned that people never defend themselves against criminal aggression.