The arrestee was sent to jail via a court order on Wednesday
Police arrested a 70-year-old man for attempting to rape a child in Sharsha upazila of Jessore.
The arrestee, Abu Siddik Gazi, was arrested Tuesday night from his house in the upazila, confirmed Badrul Alam Khan, officer-in-charge of Sharsha police station.
The six-year-old girl’s mother caught Abu Siddik in the act Tuesday afternoon, the OC said quoting the case statement.
The arrestee admitted to his crime during primary interrogation, the police official said, adding that was sent to jail via a court order on Wednesday.