Man arrested over sexual abuse of a minor


A 66-year-old man was arrested over the sexual abuse of a minor in Theripeha area in Kandy.

The 11-year-old girl was abused in three occasions before this incident, while her parents were away, police say.

The girl had revealed that a neighboring man was behind the incidents.

The suspect was arrested and due to be produced before Nuwara Eliya Magistrate’s Court.