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17-year-old boy rapes 7-year-old in Visakhapatnam

ANI
Published : Sep 7, 2019, 11:36 am IST
Updated : Sep 7, 2019, 11:36 am IST

The accused have been apprehended. However, further investigation is underway.

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 16-year-old boy in Vepagunta here on Friday, said police. (Representational Image)
 A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 16-year-old boy in Vepagunta here on Friday, said police. (Representational Image)

Visakhapatnam: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 16-year-old boy in Vepagunta here on Friday, said police.

A case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and other relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

The accused have been apprehended. However, further investigation is underway.

Tags: pocso, rape, crime against minor, teen
Location: India, Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam