5-year-old girl raped by neighbour

Jul 17, 2012, 09:17 IST | Agencies

A 20-year-old man was arrested in Delhi for allegedly raping his five-year-old neighbour.

A five-year-old girl was raped by her neighbour, who was arrested hours later after the minor's family lodged a complaint, police said Monday.

Representational pic

The victim was alone at her house in Delhi's Narela area late Sunday when her 20-year-old neighbour, identified as Deepak, committed the crime and fled.

The victim's family filed a First Information Report (FIR) a few hours later and medical tests confirmed rape, following which the accused was arrested, police said. 

Go to top