Paint worker held for 'molesting' 4-year-old

Paint worker held for 'molesting' 4-year-old

A 38-year-old painter was arrested for molesting a 4-year-old girl in Mylasandra of Kengeri on Monday.

According to the police, the suspect, Ramakrishna, was arrested based on a complaint filed the victim’s parents. The parents sell chat items and are natives of Uttar Pradesh.

In the complaint, the parents stated that Ramakrishna was painting the walls of a neighbouring house and on seeing the girl he tried to molest her. He was caught and handed over to the police.

On the other hand, the suspect told the police that a drop of paint fell on the girl’s leg and that he only tried to wipe the paint off, but her parents mistook it.

A case has been registered in the Kengeri police station.