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16-yr-old raped,killed in UP,dumped in well

Kureel said they have picked up some suspects who were at the wedding.

The naked,bruised body of a 16-year-old girl was found in UP’s Etawah Thursday. The girl’s kurta was tied around her neck while her other clothes were found lying 50 metres away from the well.

The girl’s father has alleged rape and murder.

Sub Inspector Prem Chandra Kureel said the police were informed at 7.30 am about a girl’s body lying in a well at Pitambarpur village. There were knife injuries on her cheeks,forehead and chest. Her private parts also had injuries.

The girl’s father told the police she and her brother were last seen going upstairs to sleep on the terrace at 1 am. She was found missing when her mother went to wake her up,Kureel said. While searching for the girl,the family and locals saw blood in a field and soon found the girl’s clothes and then her body,he added.

Kureel said they have picked up some suspects who were at the wedding.