Minor’s father, friend held for raping her
The Kopar Khairane police arrested a 45-year-old man on Saturday for allegedly raping his 17-year-old daughter over the past three years.they were acting on a tip-off from the girl’s 24-year-old friend. The girl said her friend had also raped her thrice over the past month. He was also held.
Police said the girl is a student of Class 12. Her father is unemployed and the girl’s mother is his second wife.
“The accused would rape the girl whenever she was alone at home. The girl was too scared to tell anyone about this. Recently, her friend learnt about the sexual abuse and took the girl to the police station,” said Satish Gaikward, senior inspector, Kopar Khairane police station.
“The friend told us that he was in relationship with the girl and that the sex was consensual. However we have arrested him police officer. Both the men will be produced before a judicial court on Sunday morning, said officers.