Badaun: A youth was arrested for attempting to rape a four-year-old girl in the Alapur area, police sources said on Monday.
As per sources, Brajesh, a resident of the Ramangala village, had gone to Alapur for some work on Sunday. His four-year-old daughter was playing with her younger sister in the neighbourhood.
Meanwhile, Nanhe Lal (18), a youth residing in the neighborhood came to the spot and took the girl to his home. However, some locals spotted the youth and raised an alarm, following which he fled from the spot.
The victim’s father later intimated the police about the incident. Based on a written complaint by the minor’s father, a report has been filed into the matter.
The girl has been sent for a medical check-up while the accused was also arrested late Sunday night.