PESHAWAR: The police claimed to have arrested a suspect for his alleged attempt to rape an right-year old girl at a graveyard in Regi area on Saturday.

The police said that a man lodged a complaint that his eight year-old daughter went missing while returning home from fields, adding that a team was sent immediately to the area.

They added that after 25 minutes of search, the police recovered the girl from a nearby graveyard where she was taken allegedly for rape.

They said that she was recovered due to prompt action from a graveyard and arrested the alleged suspect. A case has been registered against the suspect and would be produced before a court.