Manipal: Prashant (19) of Pragati Nagar in Alevoor, hailing from Haveri, has been arrested by the police from here on charges of sexual abuse of a girl of five years.
The parents of the girl have filed a complaint in the station, stating that the incident took place on Dec 8. Their houses are close to each other.
The young man was charged under POCSO and produced in court. He has been sent to judicial custody.