Man Arrested within 3 Hours of Raping Minor

Published: 27th August 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th August 2014 09:04 AM   |  A+A-

ELURU: The police have nabbed an auto driver for allegedly raping a minor within three hours of committing the crime here Tuesday.

According to deputy superintendent of police Sattibabu, a minor girl of Pedavegi village boarded the auto of Paleti Surya Raju (23), of the same village to go to college. Surya Raju allegedly took her to a lonely place at Vatlur on the outskirts of Eluru and raped her and fled the scene.

Later, the victim’s parents lodged a complaint with Pedavegi police. On a tip-off, the police arrested Surya Raju in a bar.

The DSP has appealed to women to lodge complaint with the police against those who harass them.


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