Guwahati Dec 17,2017: The Pettah police on Saturday arrested a native of Assam for alleged attempt to abduct a minor whom he had befriended and subjected to sexual harassment.
According to the police, the accused has been identified as Jaleel Haq, 24, of Sonapur in Assam. The accused, who used to work in the canteen at the World Market in Anayara, allegedly took the victim to Tamil Nadu. He was caught by a team led by Pettah inspector Suresh V. Nair. The cyber cell had been successful in tracing in movements to a large extent.
The accused was found to have travelled to Pudukottai, Tiruchirappalli, and Madurai.
The accused was allegedly apprehended at Mannargudi in Tamil Nadu along with the victim. Upon interrogation, the accused purportedly attempted to escape to Guwahati. He has also been found to be involved in a case in his native place for allegedly sexually exploiting a minor.
Source: The Hindu