Rape-murder accused escapes from Bihar Police custody

A man arrested in the rape and murder case of a minor girl escaped from police custody in Bihar's Nawada district on Tuesday.

Published: 21st May 2019 04:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 21st May 2019 04:35 PM   |  A+A-

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By IANS

PATNA: A man arrested in the rape and murder case of a minor girl escaped from police custody in Bihar's Nawada district on Tuesday, police said.

Sonu Rajvanshi, accused of rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, escaped from the bathroom window of Hisua police station, where he was lodged early on Tuesday morning, a district police official said.

Sonu Rajvanshi had been arrested along with Chitelala Rajvanshi, another accused in the crime that took place in Modi Bigha village in Navada.

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