Six-year-old escapes rape attempt

Published: August 21, 2018
SHARES
Email
PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

SARGODHA: A man reportedly tried to rape a six-year-old boy on Monday. The child’s father filed the complaint and Sargodha City police registered a case.

The victim’s father, a resident of Chak No 138-NB, stated that his son, H*, was playing outside the house along with other children. That is when a suspect named Arsalan allegedly grabbed the boy and tried to sexually assault him.

Four arrested in Karachi for allegedly raping, killing minor

He stated that when the victim raised a hue and cry, the suspect fled from the scene.

Meanwhile, police are conducting raids in order to arrest the culprit.

In July, a man attempted to rape an 11-year-old boy in Ghaziabad area in Lahore.

Teen girl who was gang-raped for two days dies in Rawalpindi

Suspect Ghulam Shabbir, who teaches Quran to children in the area, sent the boy to the shops after his lesson for the day had ended. After the child returned, he asked the 11-year-old to feed the chickens. Once alone, he attempted to rape the boy.The suspect got cold feet when the boy started screaming.

He let the child proceed home after instructing him not to speak about what transpired. Parents of the victim approached police after the boy confided in his mother.

*name changed to protect identity

 

Published in The Express Tribune, August 21st, 2018.

Facebook Conversations

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Punjab