Raigad | Defendant, who was released on bail ten days ago in a rape case, raped and killed a three-year-old girl. The shocking crime took place in Raigad, Maharashtra. Defendant Adesh Patil allegedly took the girl, who was sleeping with her parents, to a place behind the school and raped and killed her. The body was found during a search conducted by the family after the child went missing.
Some locals had informed the police at the scene of Adesh Patil’s suspicious situation. He was later taken into custody and interrogated. He was produced in court and remanded in police custody till January 8.
He has been booked under the Poxo and the Prevention of Atrocities against Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act.