Four suspects arrested for gang-rape, murder of Mansehra minor


MANSEHRA: Four suspects were arrested by the police on Friday night for the gang rape and strangulation of a 14-year-old boy in Phalra, Mansehra.

According to police sources, the four suspects — Waqas Tanoli, Saqib, Mohammad Ejaz, and Sadheer — were friends of the victim who planned his gang rape and murder together. Police said that suspects have confessed to the crime.

They further informed that the 14-year-old’s body was found from a garbage dump.

After the first information report (FIR) was filed by the victim’s family, police took action and arrested Waqas and Saqib. The two detainees then identified their accomplices, as well as, the vehicle they used.

Police took the car into custody and arrested Mohammad Ejaz and Sadheer as well.