NOWSHERA: A 14-year-old boy has been gang raped on gunpoint in Jehangira area of Nowshera, police said on Thursday.

Akora Khattak Police Station officials said the boy, Shoaib while filing report said Faisal had offered him ‘friendship’ which he rejected. He said Faisal along with his four friends kidnapped him in their vehicle on gunpoint when he was coming back from the market and subjected him to sexual abuse after severe torture.

Station House Officer (SHO) Nek Zaman said Shoaib was sent for medical examination to District Headquarters Hospital where doctors confirmed that he was subjected to sexual abuse. He said a case has been filed against Faisal and his four friends and raids are being conducted to arrest the culprits.

The family of the victim boy has expressed dissatisfaction over the performance of police. The family members said the police should obtain DNA samples and arrest the culprits immediately.