Published On : Fri, Jul 22nd, 2016

Cops release sketch of suspect in rape of 12-yr old girl in TB Ward area

Imamwada rape accused Sketch
Jolted by the rape of a 12-year old girl at a deserted area of TB Ward on Wednesday night, the Imambada police have released a sketch of the suspected rapist. The sketch describes the suspect as wheatish in colour, 5’7’’ in height, aged 25-30, speaks Hindi, Marathi languages, wearing cement-coloured T-Shirt and blue jeans. The suspect has penchant for wearing two rings in both the ears.

It is pertinent to recall, a 12-year old girl was raped by a criminal at a deserted area of TB Ward here on Wednesday night. The heinous crime sparked tension across the nearby localities and the enraged residents had demanded immediate arrest of the offender. Cops, after registering a case, mounted a massive hunt to apprehend the culprit.

According to Imambada police, the 12-year old girl was raped at a dilapidated and deserted quarter in the premises of TB Ward. The girl is resident of the same area, it is learnt. After the incident, the victimized girl reached her house and disclosed the rape to her parents. Shocked by the revelation, the parents straightaway reached Imambada Police Station and registered a case in this connection. A social activist and other residents of the area also dashed to the police station and demanded immediate arrest of the offenders. The citizens claimed that such incidents are routine at the deserted quarters of the TB Ward but neither the police nor GMCH authorities take any measures to curb the crime.