The police have arrested Lovepreet Singh, a resident of Railway Colony, Amritsar, on the charges of sodomising a five-year-old. The complainant has alleged that that his five-year-old son was playing outside the house and when he came out of the house, his son was missing. Later, he heard his son's cries from the house of the accused and saw the accused trying to sodomise his son in the toilet.
"The accused turned aggressive when he saw me, thrashed me and then fled from the house," the complainant added.
Kabir Park Police Post in-charge assistant sub-inspector Manjit Singh said the accused had been arrested and booked under Section 377 (unnatural offences) of the IPC and Sections 3,4,6,7 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offence Act, 2012, in a case registered against him on the complaint of the boy's father Harbhajan Singh, a resident of Railway Colony, at the Cantonment Police Station.