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Teenager held for raping five-year-old

Press Trust of India  |  Dehra Dun 

The 16-year-old boy allegedly raped the girl when she was returning home from school on August 18. Later, her mother registered a complaint with the revenue officer of Valna, who lodged a case following which the accused was detained yesterday.

A medical examination of the girl has confirmed rape, police said.

The accused, who studies in a government college, was today produced before a juvenile court in Almora district, which sent him to 14 days remand in a juvenile home.

  

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Teenager held for raping five-year-old

A teenage boy has been detained for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl at Valna village in Almora district, police said here today.

The 16-year-old boy allegedly raped the girl when she was returning home from school on August 18. Later, her mother registered a complaint with the revenue officer of Valna, who lodged a case following which the accused was detained yesterday.

A medical examination of the girl has confirmed rape, police said.

The accused, who studies in a government college, was today produced before a juvenile court in Almora district, which sent him to 14 days remand in a juvenile home.

  
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