New Delhi: Three men raped an 11-year-old girl in Mumbai’s Virar area. The men performed the heinous crime on the behest of an 21-year-old female friend. The incident occurred on Tuesday, August 17. As per the police the accused were detained within 6 hours.
On Tuesday, August 16, at around 7 p.m., the victim went to a store close to her home to get her cell phone fixed. She ran into her female friend there. Both of them then took off for a walk.
Woman watched the men assault the young girl
The woman allegedly restrained the victim from going back home. She then intimidated and demanded the victim to have sex with one of her male friends. She was then raped by two of her male friends’ while the third one assaulted her. The woman then sat and observed the assault that was ongoing in front of her. They left the victim close to her home on Wednesday morning.
Woman and 2 men arrested
After the victim returned home and described the incident to her mother, the Virar police organized teams to find the suspects. The victim’s female friend was located by the police. Both of the accused men are residents of Virar. One of them is a college student and the other is a vegetable vendor. They were detained by the police within three hours.
The third accused is thought to be a drug dealer. He has cases reported at multiple police stations is still being sought.