Palghar, Maharashtra: Police arrested a man for raping 12-year-old girl.
Police have arrested a person who has been accused of raping a minor girl in Mokhada area of Palghar district on Friday.
According to the police report, the incident happened on Wednesday when a 30-year-old man, identified as Deoram Bhoye, who works as a contractor, entered into victim’s house in Talyachiwadi area when she was alone and raped her.
Mokhada police station official said in a statement, “Victim’s brother caught Bhoye red-handed and raised an alarm but he managed to escape. The family members filed a complaint against the accused after which he was arrested late Thursday night under IPC and POSCO provisions”
The accused was presented before the court after which he was sent to police custody.