Crime and Accident

Girl gang-raped at home by robbers

Girl gang-raped at home by robbers

Gwalior: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by unidentified robbers in Mahalgaon area of the city, police said.

Four men barged into the family’s house early morning yesterday, apparently with the intention of committing robbery, but after entering, they confined the girl’s father and her nine-year-old brother to a room at gun-point, and three of them raped her.

Later they decamped with Rs 50,000 in cash and gold and silver ornaments, said city superintendent of police V S Raghuwanshi.

A case of gang-rape and robbery has been registered under the Indian Penal Code and further probe is on, he said.

—PTI