Teenager booked for sexual assault of a 6-year-old boy in Khandala
The 14-year old took the child to his residence and had unnatural sexual intercourse with him. He also touched the child inappropriately, according to the complaint in the matter.Updated: May 31, 2018 22:31 IST
Hindustan Times, Pune
A teenager has been booked for raping a six-year-old boy in Khandala. A case in the matter was registered at Lonavla city police station on Wednesday.
The incident happened at 2.30am on Monday at the residence of the teenager. The 14-year-old is a resident of regional police training school quarters in Khandala.
The 14-year old took the child to his residence and had unnatural sexual intercourse with him. He also touched the child inappropriately, according to the complaint in the matter.
"We have not yet apprehended the teenager. Initial investigations in the matter are on so I cannot tell you more, but we will know more on Friday," said Arvind Kate, assistant police inspector, who is investigating the case.
When the father of the child realised what had happened he approached the police.
A case under Sections 377 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Sections 4 (punishment for penetrative sexual assault) and 8 (punishemnt for sexual assault) of Protection of Children against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 was registered against the teenager at Lonavla city police station under jurisdiction of the Pune rural police.
First Published: May 31, 2018 22:31 IST