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Man arrested for raping 4-year-old niece in Gazipur

  • Published at 11:04 pm October 16th, 2019
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Earlier in the day, the girl’s father filed a case with the Sreepur police station

Police arrested a man, in a case filed for raping his four-year-old niece, in Gazipur Wednesday afternoon.

The rape suspect was identified as Azizul Haque, 18, from Betjuri of Sreepur municipality, confirmed Sreepur police station Sub-Inspector Manjurul Islam.

Earlier in the day, the girl’s father filed a case with the Sreepur police station.

According to the case statement, the girl’s father, and mother are both readymade garments workers. On Tuesday, when they went back home during lunch break, they could not find their daughter. At one point during the search, the girl was found unconscious, and severely injured near the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway. When the girl came to senses, she revealed that her uncle had raped her.

Sreepur police station SI Manjurul Islam said: “We arrested the suspect following a case filed by the victim’s father. The girl was sent to Gazipur Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Medical College Hospital for medical attention.”