17-year-old detained for assalting a girl childMarch 27th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old boy has been detained for allegedly sexually assaulting a four-year-old girl in Trilokpuri area of east Delhi, the police said Friday.
“The incident took place March 14 but came to light Thursday. The girl told her parents that one of her neighbours, on pretext of giving her a toffee, took her to his house. He then sexually assaulted her and threatened her of dire consequences if she told anyone about it,” a senior police officer said.
“The girl told her parents yesterday (Thursday) after which they approached us. The accused is a Class 10 student in a nearby government school,” the police added.