August 29, 2020
Coimbatore: Police Saturday arrested a teenager boy under POCSO Act for allegedly sexually assaulting an eight-year old girl two days ago in the city.
According to police, the girl studying un fourth standard had gone to bring firewood and graze the sheep in a bushy area in Cheran MaNagar.
The 16-year old boy also followed her and after cajoling sexually.assaulted her.
As the girl narrated the incident to the parents, they immediately lodged.a complaint with police, who in turn registered a case.under POCSO Act and arrested, they said.
Considering his age, boy was taken admitted to the juvenile school, police added.