Farmer arrested for raping 14-yr-old girl in Netrakona
A farmer was arrested in connection with rape of a 14-year-oldfrom Khaliajury upazila in Netrokona last night (May 25, 2022).
A Netrokona court sent the accused, Liton Sarker (40), hailing from Jamalganj upazila of Sunamganj to jail after the investigation officer produced him before the court, reports our Mymensingh correspondent quoting Md Mujibur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Khaliajury Police Station.
The arrest was made after the victim's father lodged a case with the police station last evening accusing the farmer.
Quoting the case statement, the OC said Liton got introduced to the 14-year-old victim through mobile phone four months ago and he allegedly raped the girl at Khaliajury upazilaon May 5, promising to marry her.
However, after the incident, he fled from the area, it said.
The medical tests of the victim were conducted at Netrakona General Hospital today.