Woman`s body found, rape suspected

Body of a woman, appearing to be in her 20s, was on Thursday found in a canal here, with police suspecting she might have been raped and murdered.

Updated: Aug 15, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

Sitapur: Body of a woman, appearing to be in her 20s, was on Thursday found in a canal here, with police suspecting she might have been raped and murdered.
The unidentified body was found in Bargadia village of the district, police said, adding that they are probing it as a case of rape and murder.

The body of the victim has been sent for post-mortem.

No arrest has so far been made in this connection.

PTI