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Dec 09, 2012 at 04:49pm IST

Mumbai: 61-year-old woman allegedly raped, robbed; 1 arrested

Mumbai: A 61-year-old woman was allegedly raped at her Powai residence in central Mumbai. In her complaint, the lady alleged that the accused entered her residence posing as a courier boy.

According to her complaint, the unidentified accused entered her house on December 7 on the pretext of delivering a courier and finding her alone raped her and then fled away with some of her belongings.

Based on her complaint, the police registered a case of rape and robbery. Police are trying to make a sketch of the accused based on the description given by the victim. Confirming the incident, Deputy Commissioner of Police Cherring Dorje said a probe was on.

Meanwhile, a 41-year-old person has been detained by Powai police in connection with the incident.

With additional information from PTI