Vasco police personnel escorting the accused held for allegedly molesting a 5-year-old girl on Friday evening.
VASCO: Vasco police late evening on Friday arrested one Sudesh Parab (39) of Banda, Maharashtra for allegedly molesting a 5-year-old girl in the naval premises at Dabolim.
According to information from police, Parab had droved into the naval-based NOFRA-II premises at Dabolim with his pick-up in order to shift household material belonging to the naval personnel to Mumbai on transfer basis.
However, according to the girl’s parents, even as the loading was underway, the accused allegedly took the 5-year-old-girl who was playing with her friends into the cabin of the vehicle and molested her.
People in the surrounding areas when came to know about the incident thrashed the accused and later handed him over to the Vasco police. The Vasco police have taken the custody of the accused.
The victim and the accused would be referred to the hospital for their medical examination check-up. Police sub-inspector, Mr Girendra Naik is further investigating into the case under the supervision of deputy superintendent of police, Vasco, Mr Lawrence D’Souza.