Arrested for sex abuse of underage girl
By Naalir Jamaldeen
A 21-year-old man was arrested by Police on 11 October for allegedly sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl in the Eravur Police Division. Eravur Police on 12 October said the man had a love affair with the victim for some time.
The arrest was made by Eravur Police following a complaint lodged with them on 11 October by the parents of the girl that their daughter was sexually abused by the suspect on 8 October when she was alone at home.
The victim has been admitted to Eravur Base Hospital for medical investigations.