6-year-old girl raped, tortured, killed, 50-year-old man arrested
MULTAN: A man, who has been on the run after raping and murdering a six-year-old girl a few days back, was arrested by police on Tuesday from Multan.
A police official told The Express Tribune, “The body of six-year-old Shazia was recovered from a vacant house in Rajanshah.” He added, “Torture marks were also visible on different parts of the body.” He said the girl was brutally tortured before being raped and killed.
The official maintained the police investigated the matter from all angles and after analyzing the evidence gathered from the crime scene, it transpired that 50-year-oldAllah Ditta, a resident of Multan, was involved in the incident.
He said on a tip-off, a police team raided a hideout and nabbed the accused.
Meanwhile, the police said during interrogation, accused Allah Ditta confessed of committing the crime. He told the police that he sexually assaulted the girl and then killed her to evade arrest.
However, the police said DNA test of the accused have been taken and further proceedings in the case will be carried out after test result.
On the other hand, parents and relatives of the victim demanded the authorities to provide them justice and award exemplary punishment to the accused.