Published On : Mon, Sep 22nd, 2014

Youth arrested for molesting four-year-old girl

Nagpur: In yet another shameful act, a four-year-old girl was molested by a youth. The incident, police said, took place two-and-a-half month ago. The youth has been arrested by Pachpaoli police.

Reports have it that the four-year-old victim was suffering with Typhoid since September 16. During treatment, she informed that around two-and-a-half month ago she was playing in front of her house when the accused Jeetu Dashrath Lakde (18), a resident of Balabhaupeth approached the girl and tried to outrage her modesty. If this was not enough, the youth also had used foul language for the victim’s mother and threatened to kill her. Pachpaoli police have registered an offence under Sections 354 (a), 323, 504, and 506 of the IPC read with sub sections 7 and 8 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and arrested Jeetu.