5 nabbed on attempting to rape minor in Karachi
KARACHI: Police detained at least five men for attempting to rape a three-year-old girl within the jurisdiction of Gulberg police station here on Monday.
A minor girl ‘M’ was picked up from the vicinity of her residence in Bengali Para, Rehmanabad, late Sunday night. However, she fled the attempt and reached her house. Her family on Monday had an FIR (21/12) registered against unidentified persons with the police.
According to sources, at least five men of the area were nabbed but judged innocent in the interrogation. The girl was kidnapped as she went out to buy sweets from the nearest shop. The culprits took her to an empty house located nearby but let go on her hue and cry.
Sources said that the victim was taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, where the medico-legal officer ascertained she was attempted to be raped but not raped.