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Mumbai gang rape: Fifth accused held in Delhi

by fwire  Aug 25, 2013 23:00 IST

New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) The fifth man involved in the gang rape of a photojournalist in Mumbai was arrested Sunday in the Indian capital when he came to meet a relaive, police said.

Salim Mohammad Ansari, 27, was arrested from Bharat Nagar in north Delhi, a police officer told IANS.

"Four officials from Mumbai Crime Branch and a team of Delhi Police nabbed the culprit. He will be taken to Mumbai shortly," he said.

A woman photojournalist was raped by five men in an abandoned textile mill complex after her male colleague was beaten and bound.