According to police, the victim’s father Khurshid complained that 8-year-old Sajid was returning to home Thursday’s night after working with his father at nearby fields when 16-year-old Asad tricked him into a deserted place. He killed him by hitting brick after sexual assault and fled. The dead is named as Sajid, a student of class-IV.
The relatives found the body at the site after they launched a hunt for the missing kid. The body was shifted it to morgue.
Model Town Division SP Ijaz Shafie Dogar said the police arrested the accused Friday afternoon. A case has been registered and an inquiry is on.