October 10, 2020 12:02:10 pm
Five individuals have been apprehended in reference to the gang-rape of a 17-year-old woman in Jharkhand’s Jamshedpur, police mentioned on Saturday.
The woman was out together with her good friend late on Tuesday when the accused arrived on the spot and forcibly took her at gunpoint, an officer mentioned.
She was raped there whereas her good friend was tied up, he mentioned.
Among these held is a minor who has been despatched to a juvenile dwelling, whereas the others have been remanded to jail, he added.
Those arrested are Shankar Tiu, Roshan Kujur, Suraj Patro and Sunny Soren, the officer mentioned.
A rustic-made pistol and two stay cartridges have been additionally recovered from them, he mentioned.
“Soon after the incident, the police registered a case and began investigating it. The woman had initially mentioned that she was kidnapped whereas she was getting back from dance class. However, it was discovered mistaken throughout the investigation,” the officer mentioned.
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