Rape accused Korgao local acquitted
The South Goa Additional Sessions Court has acquitted one Cypriano D’Souza, a resident of Korgao-Pernem of the charges of rape on Saturday. The accused was charged by the Colva police for the rape of a Mumbai-based girl, aged 23 years. It was the case of the prosecution that the accused took the victim girl to a guest house on the promise of
marriage and allegedly sexually assaulted her.
The incident occurred between May 19, 2011 and June 1, 2011. The accused was later arrested by the
Colva police on July 24 based on a complaint from the victim girl. [H]