Jamshedpur, October 10
5 individuals have been apprehended in reference to the gang-rape of a 17-year-old woman in Jharkhand’s Jamshedpur, police mentioned on Saturday.
The woman was out along with her boyfriend within the Bagbera space late on Tuesday when the accused arrived on the spot and forcibly took her to Kaliadih Gaushala at gunpoint, Senior Superintendent of Police Tamil Vanan mentioned.
She was raped there whereas the boyfriend was tied up, he mentioned.
Amongst these held is a minor who has been despatched to a juvenile residence, whereas the others have been remanded to jail, he added.
These arrested are Shankar Tiu, Roshan Kujur, Suraj Patro and Sunny Soren, the officer mentioned.
A rustic-made pistol and two stay cartridges have been additionally recovered from them, he mentioned.
“Quickly after the incident, the police registered a case and began investigating it. The woman had initially mentioned that she was kidnapped whereas she was getting back from dance class.
Nonetheless, it was discovered mistaken throughout the investigation,” Vanan mentioned. PTI