Man tries to rape 3-year-old girl

Published: 06th June 2012 10:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th June 2012 10:52 AM   |  A+A-

A three-and-a-half-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a 27-year-old man at Manojipatti, here on Monday.

Sources said,  Sumathi (25) wife of Murugesan, a daily wage labourer in Tha-njavur, was attending a wedding at Manojipatti with her three-and-a-half-year-old daughter, who suddenly went missing.

Sumathi began searching for the girl. She finally found her in a bush with severe injuries and rushed her to the Thanjavur Medical College Hospital. Doctors confirmed that there was an attempt to rape the girl. With the medical report, Sumathi lodged a complaint and a case was registered against Sathyaraj (27), who has absconded since the incident.

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