TURA | July 26, 2019:
An angry mob thrashed a 17-year-old boy, who allegedly sexually assaulted a 12-yr-old minor girl after luring her near Rongram, close to Tura on Friday afternoon.
The juvenile was thrashed “black and blue” by locals before being handed over to the police.
The juvenile was seen roaming around with the 12 years old minor and when confronted, the girl allegedly pointed to the 17 years old accusing him of trying to sexually assault her, read the FIR filed against the 17-year-old.
The case was first reported to the Rongram Outpost under Tura PS in WGH. The incident took place this afternoon, July 26.
“He has been handed over and a sexual assault case was filed. An investigation into the incident is currently on. The juvenile has been apprehended as well,” confirmed superintendent of police, WGH, Dr MGR Kumar.