The police have arrested a local worker in Bengaluru Rura for allegedly raping and killing an eight-year-old girl on February 5.
The child's body was discovered in a car shed by other children playing in the area; footage of the girl and a man entering the shed was captured on a CCTV camera at a gas connection office nearby.
The man was captured on camera played with the child before leading her into the shed. He is seen on footage emerging from the shed later without the child and walking away.
Based on the images in the footage, and with the help of people who had spoken to the man, the police had released a sketch.
The man, 20, was arrested in Hoskote taluk on Sunday afternoon.
The young girl's parents were migrant labourers from Huballi in north Karnataka.