Prime suspect of Wari girl murder confesses to crime

Court Correspondent | Published: 18:25, Jul 08,2019


Harun Or Rashid, the prime suspect in a case filed over the rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in Wari of Dhaka, confessed on Monday that he murdered the girl after rape.

Metropolitan magistrate Md Sarafuzzaman Ansary recorded his statement.

After recording his statement, he was sent to jail, our court correspondent reports.

DB police on Sunday arrested Harun-ur-Rashid at Dabarbhanga of Cumilla.

Dhaka Metropolitan Police in a press release on Sunday said during primary interrogation, the arrested person confessed that he strangulated the girl to death after rape,

Forensic examinations on Saturday confirmed that the Wari victim was raped before she was killed.

The body of the girl was found on Friday in an empty flat of the building her family lived in.

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