Early Times Report
Rajouri, May 18: Police have apprehended a rape accused who was evading arrest for the past more than three years. He was identified as Rajinder Singh, son of Inder Singh of Jatta Mallian near Kalakote here. A case against him was registered at the concerned police station in 2014 under sections 376, 451 and 506 of RPC.
He had gone underground after the alleged incident. The trial court had issued warrants of arrest against him under section 512 of CrPC. On Wednesday, police came to know about his presence at Treru, Kalakote, where he had come attend a function at a relative's house. Police raided the house, where the function was in progress, on May 17 night and apprehended him.
During questioning, he told police that after the commission of the crime, he had gone to Delhi where he had been driving a truck, police sources said.