Minor raped by policeman, no arrest yetOctober 11th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an Uttar Pradesh police sub-inspector Friday in the Sahibabad police station adjacent to the national capital, the police said Saturday, adding that the accused was yet to be arrested.“The victim in the FIR (first information report) alleged that the accused, Shyam Pal, took her Friday afternoon from her house in Bhajan Pura in his car to the Sahibabad police station. She said he then took her inside a room in the police station and raped her,” a senior police officer said.
“He threatened her not to tell anything to her parents. He then dropped her back home in evening,” the police officer added.
She, however, informed her parents about the incident and they complained to the police.
While the accused is posted at the Sahibabad police station, the victim is a student of class 8 at a government school in Yamuna Vihar area of east Delhi, police said.
The accused is reportedly a friend of the victim’s family.
“The girl revealed that he had taken her out earlier too and tried to molest her. He had threatened her not to tell her family about it otherwise he would file a false case against her family,” the police officer added.
The victim’s medical test has confirmed rape. However, the accused has not been arrested as yet, police said.
Police registered a case against the accused and were carrying out further investigations.