MONSTROUS: Four-year-old girl raped, murdered in Madhya Pradesh, accused arrested
BHOPAL: A four-year-old girl was raped and later murdered in Shahdol in Madhya Pradesh.
The child was missing for the last three days.
Police said that after her body was recovered, the post-mortem revealed that she was raped before her murder.
The mystery as to who had taken away the child was solved after the investigators managed found eyewitness account that a youth was last seen with the girl near Bus Stand.
The suspect Vinod Chohta, 22, who lives in the same locality in which the girl's family lives in Shahdol, was questioned and he finally broke down.
Vinod had taken the girl to the seculded spot near a petrol pump. He told police that he had lured the girl by promising to give her a toffee. After raping the girl, he killed her and threw the body in the bushes. He later went to attend a relative's marriage.
However, the police connected the dots. When the policemen reached the house to arrest him, he tried to escape by scaling the wall of the house. However, he was caught. The police have booked him for rape and murder. He is being interrogated.