Surat : A youth from Pardi taluka in Valsad district was nabbed by Valsad’s Cyber crime police station for allegedly sending obscene messages and sexual harassment of a teenage girl on Tuesday.
The accused identified as Smit Patel, a resident of Gomai Ma Dandi Faliya in Pardi taluka was arrested after the girl’s father lodged a complaint with the Valsad’s Cyber crime police station. The girl’s father alleged that the accused was sending obscene messages to his daughter and had threatened to share her pictures on social media.
When the victim had gone out for some work, the accused intercepted her and held her hands and demanded sexual favour. This irked the girl and that she managed to escape from the spot.
The victims submitted all the evidences to the Cyber crime police. After the receipt of the whatsapp and facebook records, it was discovered that the alleged mobile number and account were all being used by Smit Patel.
Police inspector of Cyber Crime police station formed three different teams and nabbed the accused within few hours on Monday.
Sources said that the youth had fallen in one-sided love affair with the victim. However, the victim was not interested in the accused and that she was avoiding her. This irked the accused and that he decided to blackmail her by sending obscene messages and threatening to share her pictures on social media platforms.