Jangaon, Oct 14 (UNI) In a shocking incident, a youth attempted to rape a minor girl and even tried to kill her when she resisted his move at Uppugallu village of Zaffergadh mandal in this district on Saturday.
Police said, the accused was identified as Kesoju Rajesh (22) of same village. He tried to sexually assault her when she was alone in the agriculture field. When she resisted, he threw the girl into an open well. He also jumped into the well, beat her, when she cried for help.
Public who noticed it pulled her out from the well with the help of a rope and shifted to MGM Hospital for treatment.
On information, Fire personnel reached the spot and pulled Rajesh out from the well and handed him over to police.
A case has been registered and an investigation is on, police added.