Youth arrested for rape bid in Haryana

A youth has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a teenage girl in Khaleta village near here about a fortnight ago.

Updated: Jan 01, 2013, 20:18 PM IST

Rewari (Har): A youth has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a teenage girl in Khaleta village near here about a fortnight ago.

The accused Sombir was produced before the local court today which sent him to a 14-day judicial custody, police said.

The girl`s uncle had alleged that on December 17, the accused, along with his accomplices Pradeep and Ajay, had tried to sexually assault the 17-year-old when she was working in the fields, they said.
Efforts are being made to nab the other two accused who are absconding, police added.

PTI