Mumbai Crime: Three people forcefully enter house, one rapes 17-year-old girl

A shocking incident took place where a gang of three forcefully entered a house held parents at knifepoint and one person raped a 17-year-old girl in Andheri. The accused who raped the minor is suspected to be in a relationship with the victim.

According to a report by Mid-Day, the incident took place on Tuesday in Azad Nagar. The victim told police that she was at her residence with her parents when the three accused forcibly entered her house. While two of them threatened her parents with a knife, one of them took her inside and raped her.

The victim along with her parents on Wednesday went to Shanti Nagar police station and registered a complaint against the three people. Police registered a case under Sections 376 (D) (gang rape) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012.

After the complaint was registered, the police arrested two out of three accused. The arrested accused were identified as Immu alias Imran Khan, 24, and Javed Shaikh, 23, and the third accused Kinha is still absconding. The three accused were known to the survivor and resided in the same locality. The two arrested were produced in court on Thursday, and they have been remanded in police custody till February 14.

“We have registered a gang rape as the three were in connivance. Two of them had threatened the parents with a knife. During the primary investigation we also suspect that the survivor was in a relationship with the accused who raped her,” a senior official from Shanti Nagar police station told the leading daily.

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