A 17-year-old local pizza delivery boy allegedly sexually assaulted and later stabbed his victim when she resisted his attempt in posh Prabhadevi area of Mumbai.
As per reports, the 23-year-old IT engineer has ordered pizza from Chovisan Pizza Centre in the evening on Tuesday and the accused delivered the pizza at around 7.30 at the victim who was alone at the flat at the time of incident.
“As the accused noticed that the girl was alone at her residence, he returned 10-15 minutes later on the pretext of delivering seasoning and sausages. As soon as the victim, opened the door, the accused dragged her to kitchen and sexually assaulted,” said the police, adding that when the girl resisted his rape attempt, accused stabbed her thrice and fled from the spot.
The girl was rushed to a nearby hospital by her neighbours who rushed to her house after hearing her cries. The victim is currently undergoing treatment at a local hospital where her condition is said to be stable.
Meanwhile, police officials have arrested the accused and he has been remanded to a juvenile remand home.