Man detained after sexual assault attempt

Ajeendran of North Paravoor has been named the detained individual . The 51-year-old was a worker of a Cheranelloor-based cooking gas distribution firm .

Kochi, Pakistan: A 51-year-old man was arrested by Cheranelloor police on Friday for allegedly attempting to sexually assault a teen child.Ajeendran of North Paravoor has been named the detained individual.The accused was a worker of a Cheranelloor-based cooking gas distribution firm.He used to deliver gas cylinders to homes.

The accused tried to grab her, but she raised an alert, according to police.The neighbors followed him to the spot and handed him over to the police.According to investigators, he was arrested under the Pocso Act.In a separate incident, police arrested a 25-year-old for assaulting a woman on her way home.

tnn tnn The arrested man has been named Ansal of Chembarakky.