Teenager held for raping 6-year-old

Teenager held for raping 6-year-old

Agency News

Thane, Oct 23 :  A 15-year-old boy from Khadavali of Kalyan in the district was arrested on charges of raping a six-year-old girl, police said here on Wednesday.

According to police, the accused used to take tuition classes at his residence. On Monday, when the girl came for tuition, the accused raped her.

After the girl narrated the incident to her parents, they filed a police complaint.

The teenager was produced before the court on Tuesday, which sent him to remand home, police said.

An offence was registered under Sections 376 (a) (b) of IPC and also Sections 4 and 6 of the POCSO Act of 2012. (UNI)