Friday, June 14, 2024
spot_img

One held for attempted rape of infant

Date:

Share post:

spot_img
spot_img

By Our Reporter

SHILLONG: Jowai Police on Sunday arrested one person with disabilities from Shangpung village in West Jaintia Hills identified as Fulmoon Suchiang for attempting to rape a 17-month-old baby in Shangpung Pohshnong on November 15.

According to sources, Suchiang, a deaf and a dumb person attempted to commit the crime while the mother of the baby was off to the market on November 15. However, his attempt failed with the interference of two kids, aged around 5 and 6 years, who were playing nearby and witnessed the whole incident.

“Suchiang threatened the two kids and asked them to maintain silence, however, the kids narrated the incident to the mother of the baby,” the source said.

When contacted, newly appointed Superintendent of Police of West Jaintia Hills, Herbert Lyngdoh said that the accused was remanded in 14-day judicial custody on Monday.

spot_img
spot_img

Related articles

Dobu PHC-na doctor saksako on·dapchina AHAM dabia

TURA: East Garo Hills a·jani Dobu Primary Health Centre (PHC)-o da·o dipet doctor saksasan ong·e sagipa manderangko sanna...

State sees rise in malaria cases, deaths in 2023 as against 2022

SHILLONG, June 13: Meghalaya saw an increase in malaria cases and deaths in 2023 compared to 2022, with...

‘Sanction post-ko ra·jawa’ ine Loyola College-ni principal, skigiparangko soi ka·draata: GSU

TURA: East Garo Hills a·jani Loyola College-o skigiparangni pal college-ni principal an·tangan ‘sanction post-ko ra·jawa’ ine skigiparangni bimingo...

Election-o amako man·anina NPP aro BJP matnanggrikna man·jawa: Ao

SHILLONG: Ia chang Lok Sabha election-o National People’s Party (NPP)-ni Meghalaya a·doko amako man·anina NPP-ni dilgiparang, Bharatiya Janata...