SHOCKING: Teenager sexually assaulted, killed and set on fire in Delhi

A friend of the victim, who helped identify the accused, has claimed she was also sexually assaulted by the two suspects.

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Updated: Aug 01, 2016, 11:23 AM IST
SHOCKING: Teenager sexually assaulted, killed and set on fire in Delhi

New Delhi: Two men have been detained after a 16-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted, murdered and set afire in her home in east Delhi.

According to Delhi Police, the victim was found dead in her home on Thursday. Preliminary inquiry into the incident suggest that it was a suicide, police said.

An autopsy later however confirmed the murder. A friend of the victim, who helped identify the accused, has claimed she was also sexually assaulted by the two suspects.

Police have registered two separate cases against the men.