Youth held for raping minor

Youth held for raping minor

A youth, who allegedly abducted a minor girl and raped her, has landed in the police net.

The suspect was identified as Chakravarthy, 22, a resident of Hunnigere village in Madanayakanahalli police limits.

According to the police, the suspect, who works at a tiles shop on Sondekoppa Road, allegedly abducted the victim aged 16 years and took her to Kerala and Tumkur where he raped her repeatedly.

The victim is his neighbour and he was in  love with her for the past few months, the police said. The victim confessed that she had physical relationship with him as she was forced into it. The police are verifying all the claims.

The victim’s parents lodged a complaint after she went missing a week ago and suspected Chakravarthy’s involvement in the incident.  The police subjected victim and suspect for a detailed medical examination.