As youth tried raping a 10-year-old girl finding her alone in the house, the girl somehow escaped and the neighbors chased the accused all the way to police station.
The incident is of Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur town.
Police sources informed that the accused has been identified as Madhu and he went about with ill intent upon finding the girl alone in the house.
However, the crowd soon found out about his intentions and he ran for life to local police station to surrender.
The incident is of Balajinagar area where the crowd began demanding that the accused be handed over to them.
Sensing trouble, the police summoned more force but by then the crowd had begun pelting stones at the police station.
The mob also damaged police vehicles and set fire to some two-wheelers.
Thus the police caned the mob and fired in the air to bring the situation under control. As a precaution, police imposed orders banning assembly of five or more persons.
Police have also registered cases against the accused as well as those who had caused violence outside the police station.>