20-yr-old college student raped in Delhi, accused held
A man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a 20-year-old college girl at her apartment by impersonating as a cop.
New Delhi: A man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a 20-year-old college girl at her apartment by impersonating as a cop.
According to a senior police official, the accused identified as Rohit Solanki, had on July 7 shot a mobile phone video of the young woman and her boyfriend in his car.
He then trailed the car on his bike, patiently waiting as her boyfriend dropped her off at her apartment in Prashant Vihar.
“After entering the apartment building, he discovered her on the staircase and deceitfully posed as a police officer. He showed her the video and threatened to share it online. Shockingly, he raped her right there before making a swift getaway,” the official said.
The woman confided in her boyfriend and they reported the crime to the police following which the accused was traced with help of CCTV footage and nabbed, the official added.