Charred body of teen girl found in TN

A 15-year-old girl was found charred to death in a garden after her parents launched a search for her on not finding her return from the tuition centre at nearby Rajakkamangalam, police said

PTI| Last Updated: Oct 07, 2014, 12:45 PM IST

Nagercoil: A 15-year-old girl was found charred to death in a garden after her parents launched a search for her on not finding her return from the tuition centre at nearby Rajakkamangalam, police said

They said the girl had left home for the tuition centre at 5 AM and did not return by 7 AM, following which her parents searched for her.

Meanwhile, locals told her mother that a charred body was found in a garden in the area.

Police suspect some persons kidnapped her and burnt her to death when she was on way to the tuition centre early in the morning.

A police dog was pressed into service and further investigations are continuing, they said.