NOWSHERA-UNS – Police on Tuesday have arrested the accused of an eight-year-old girl’s rape, murder case that was reported in Nowshera, four days ago.
Police has identified the accused after his DNA matched with the samples taken from the victim’s body.
It is pertinent here to mention that on Friday, an eight-year-old girl was reportedly raped and tortured to death as the victim’s head was crushed with a heavy stone.
Station House Officer (SHO) revealed that police had recovered the body of Manahil from the nearby graveyard on Kheshgi road.
The girl’s father Shah had registered a First Information Report (FIR) in the police station of Nowshera after what police initiated investigations.
According to the FIR reports, Shah’s daughter disappeared on Thursday. Manahil was studying in grade three at a private school. After school, she left for a nearby religious seminary but didn’t return.