Man held for kidnapping, sexually assaulting girl in Oman
January 9, 2019 | 9:15 PM
by Times News Service
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Muscat: A citizen has been arrested for kidnapping, sexually assaulting and threatening a 17-year-old Omani girl in South Sharqiyah, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) said.

The suspect, according to an ROP source, kidnapped the girl and took her to an isolated location where he sexually assaulted her. He also filmed the act and threatened her against reporting the crime.

In a statement, the police said, “The Southern Sharqiyah Police Command arrested a person on charges of cheating a girl and violating the IT Crimes Act.”

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