Coimbatore: A 70-year-old watchman of a firm in Coimbatore was arrested on Sunday for allegedly trying to sexually abuse a 10-year old girl.
The fourth standard student used to frequently visit the watchman's house as her parents were also working in the same firm.
On Saturday night, she visited the house when he tried to molest her, police said. The girl managed to escape and told her mother about it when she came back from office, police said.
Following a complaint lodged by the mother, the watchman was arrested today, police said.