A woman managed to get help from the police when a man tried to sexually assault her after using the emergency SOS feature her iPhe. It triggered the functiality during the attack Virginia Beach, Virginia, AppleInsider reported and the attacker fled when the officers arrived.
“I get my phe and I turn around and try to run away and it just comes from behind me, attacks me, grabs my face, covers my mouth,” said the woman. “I try to cry out for help, [he] attack me the ground – it’s like pushing my face to the ground – and now, because I screamed, he squeezes my mouth even more trying to stifle the noise I make. Fortunately, Emergency SOS was activated the woman’s iPhe, allowing her to automatically dial 911 without unlocking the device. In this case, a lg press the power butt and the volume down butt triggered the functi. The emergency SOS can also be called up by pressing the power butt five times quickly. The police were directed to his home by a dispatcher who heard his cries for help.