A teenager suspected of kidnapping a six-year-old girl was arrested in Kawnpui town on Monday. After the arrest the police had to control an angry villagers who protested the alleged abduction of the girl.
Vanrammawii had disappeared from her grandparents house on Sunday as she played with the alleged kidnapper,who was reportedly a guest in a nearby house.
The teenage girl was found near a quarry with the six-year-old girl. Both were safe. We have taken the kidnapper into custody but have so far not been able to interrogate her, said a policeman from Kolasib.
He added,An angry mob from Kawnpui came in vehicles and we had to keep them away from the accused for the whole afternoon.