Man arrested for raping step daughter in Ranchi

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 00:26

Ranchi: A man has been arrested for allegedly raping his 14-year-old step-daughter for the last seven months, police said on Monday.
A woman neighbour helped the police in arresting accused Mahendra Sonar.

Sonar was married to a woman in Giridih. He later came in contact with a divorced woman here and fathered two children -- a three-year-old boy and six-month old daughter, they said.

The accused allegedly raped the divorced woman`s 14-year-old daughter from her earlier marriage.

Following the victim`s claim that Sonar had been raping her for the last seven months, the neighbour informed the police and he was arrested.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 00:26

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