Noida: Minor murders 3-year-old neighbor after failing to rape her

Shalini Ojha


Noida: Minor murders 3-year-old neighbor after failing to rape her

09 Jun 2018: Noida: Minor murders 3-year-old neighbor after failing to rape her

In a shocking incident, a 13-year-old boy was apprehended for allegedly killing a 3-year-old neighbor in Bisrakh area of Greater Noida, two days ago.

The accused killed the girl after failing to rape her. After strangulating her, the boy dumped her at a nearby temple.

The police interrogated the boy on the basis of CCTV footage, and he confessed to the crime.

Series of events: Boy tells he got excited after watching porn

According to police, the minor watched porn on his uncle's mobile phone. He then lured the victim, a regular visitor to his house, and tried to rape her.

The victim was abducted by him when there was a power cut in the village.

"When she resisted, he strangulated her and then dumped her body near a temple," said Akhilesh Tripathi of Bisrakh police station.

Details: Earlier, victim's father named one of his relatives as accused

The girl's dumped body was discovered by locals on Wednesday. There were injury marks on her neck and an animal had eaten her foot.

The father said her daughter went missing at 8 PM. Earlier, he had raised suspicion on one of his relatives.

"We have sent the boy to a juvenile shelter home for now," police said.