Madhya Pradesh/ 2 suspects in custody in rape-cum-murder of 5-year-old in Mhow; child’s father had a party with a young man on night of incident

Mhow: Police have detained two suspects in the rape-cum-murder of a five-year-old girl in Mhow. On checking footage of CCTV cameras installed around the police, a suspicious person was seen moving.

Police investigation has also revealed that on the night of the incident, the girl’s father had drunk alcohol with a young man and had eaten non-veg. The postmortem report revealed strangulation and murder after the rape. The girl has bruises on her throat, arms and thighs. Kotwali police station in-charge Abhay Nema said that five teams have been set up for investigation.

The girl was killed and thrown in another room: Kotwali police station in-charge Abhay Nema said that when the police reached the spot on Monday morning, the girl had no clothes. One room of the dilapidated building contained suspicious clothes and the body of the girl in another. Police suspect that the girl was raped where the clothes were found. After this, she was killed and thrown into another room.

Police investigating at the site of crime.

The child’s father had a party with Amit: According to police sources, the girl’s father had taken dinner with a young man named Amit in the night. Alcohol was also drunk. When the police questioned the girl’s father, he confessed that the two had eaten near Simrol Road ROB.

Youth seen in CCTV footage: Police have found CCTV footage from the Chakkiwale Mahadev temple. Police said that at 2.15 am in the footage, a youth in a blue dress was seen going in the direction where the girl was sleeping with the family. When the dogs came after him, the young man threw stones at them. About 10 minutes later, at 2.26 am, the young man was seen running away. Police are also searching for this young man. At the same time, information is being collected about the colour of clothes that Amit wore.

This is the case: On Sunday, a 5-year-old girl was sleeping with her parents on the roadside outside the Chakkiwale Mahadev temple. She had suddenly disappeared late at night. The next day on Monday, her dead body was found in the muddy room of Bungalow No-122 near the liquor warehouse 200 meters away.