2 police officers kidnap and gang rape 14-year-old girl in police station (video)By Mason White 6:29 PM January 4, 2015
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(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest 2 police officers on charges of rape after allegedly kidnapping and raping a teen girl inside a police station, police in India said.
Uttar Pradesh Police said that the 14-year-old girl was abducted from her home before being brought to the police station in Badaun, where she was gang raped.
As a result, the two officers who were accused of the crime, were suspended along with the chief of the police station. The officers who were suspended on Friday, were identified as Veer Pal Singh Yadav and Avnish Yada.
Police launched an investigation after the mother of the victim filed a complaint. A spokesperson for the police department said that a medical examination confirmed that the girl was raped.
The chief of the Musajhag Police Station, where the rape allegedly occurred, was identified as Ramlakhan Singh.
According to the police investigation, the girl left her home about 8:00 p.m., to relieve herself.
Outside her home, she saw a police car with the two officers. They ordered her to get onto the car and took her to the police station, where she was raped.