A minor, 10 year old boy was found strangled after alleged sexual assault in an under-construction plaza in the Nawab Town area on Sunday.
According to what the police said the boy and his cousin went to a nearby shop to buy utensils. They found the shop closed and the cousin returned home while the minor boy went ahead to check other shops. The boy did not return home and his parents started searching for him in and around the locality. They later found him strangled in an under-construction plaza. Police shifted the body to morgue for autopsy and launched investigation.
Quoting initial investigation and eyewitnesses’ accounts, police said the boy was seen going with an unidentified person who took him to under-construction plaza and sexually assaulted him. Police sent the samples to the Punjab Forensic Science Agency and were waiting for the report.