Bihar Police finds body of missing 8-year-old girl in sack in Muzaffarpur; victim's grandfather suspects rape

The police has found the body of an eight-year-old girl stuffed in a sack from a litchi orchard in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, police said

Press Trust of India December 08, 2019 16:55:55 IST
Bihar Police finds body of missing 8-year-old girl in sack in Muzaffarpur; victim's grandfather suspects rape
  • The police recovered an eight-year-old girl's body stuffed in a sack in a litchi orchard in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district

  • The exact cause of her death will be known after post-mortem examination, a police official said

  • The deceased's grandfather suspected that the girl, who was missing since Friday night, might have been killed after being raped.

Muzaffarpur: The police has found the body of an eight-year-old girl stuffed in a sack from a litchi orchard in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, police said.

The deceased's grandfather suspected that the girl, who was missing since Friday night, might have been killed after being raped.

"The police recovered an eight-year-old girl's body stuffed in a sack on Saturday morning. The deceased's legs and throat were tied with a rope," Ahiyapur police station SHO Vikas Rai said.

The exact cause of her death will be known after post-mortem examination, the SHO said.

The matter is being investigated from all possible angles, Rai said.

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