This Article is From May 06, 2013

Man arrested for allegedly attempting to rape eight-year-old girl

Man arrested for allegedly attempting to rape eight-year-old girl
Muzaffarnagar: A youth has been arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a minor girl Muzaffarnagar, police said today.

The incident happened yesterday at Sikka village in Shamli district, they said.

The accused, identified as Ashok Kumar entered the girl's house when she was alone and tried to rape her, police added.

The neighbours of the girl, who came rushing in after hearing the minor's cries, nabbed the accused and later handed him over to the police, police said, adding a case has been registered against the accused.