New Delhi: In a shocker reported from the national Capital, a five-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a landlord in Sangam Vihar area on Thursday. The horrifying incident took place in the early hours of Thursday when the minor was returning home after buying a packet of milk.

The accused, later identified as the landlord of her family’s rented house, allegedly lured her to a secluded place where he forced himself upon her. The police official said that the girl narrated the terrible incident to her parents who approached police.

Later, the accused was nabbed by the police and the case was registered at Neb Sarai Police Station under the relevant sections of IPC and POCSO Act.