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Police arrest man over sexual assault in Gan, Laamu Atoll

Mariyam Malsa
26 May 2020, MVT 22:10
Aerial view of Laamu Link Road, the causeway that connects the islands of Fonadhoo, Kahdhoo, Maandhoo, Mukurimagu and Gan in Laamu Atoll. PHOTO: THOTTEY PHOTOGRAPHY
Mariyam Malsa
26 May 2020, MVT 22:10

Maldives Police Service, on Tuesday, arrested a 28-year-old man over sexual assault in Gan, Laamu Atoll.

According to the police, the man in question was apprehended under suspicion of breaking into a house in a state of inebriation and sexually assaulting a 20-year-old woman.

The incident was reported to the police on Monday.

Authorities revealed that they are conducting further investigations into the matter.

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