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Driver held for sexually abusing 5-yr-old girl

A 55-year-old man was arrested for sexually assaulting a Class 1 girl while dropping her to her house from school on Tuesday.

Published: 06th December 2019 05:38 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th December 2019 05:38 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

CHENNAI: A 55-year-old man was arrested for sexually assaulting a Class 1 girl while dropping her to her house from school on Tuesday. The arrested man, identified as Raja, a resident of ICF, was a van driver of a private school. Police said the five-year-old girl was the last one to be dropped.”On November 29, the parents took her to a pediatrician since she fell ill.

The doctor had informed the parents about sexual abuse after examination,” said police.A complaint was lodged at a police station and Raja was arrested. Preliminary investigation revealed that the man had abused the girl several times inside the van. He was held and remanded under judicial custody.



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