Bengaluru: A 19-year-old sent her alleged molester fleeing with his family after he tried to assault her. The teenager fought off her neighbor, who allegedly tried to molest her, on June 2. Police have registered a case and booked the man, based on the girl’s complaint. 

Police have registered a case under IPC section 354 A (sexual harassment) and are on the lookout for the accused who is currently absconding, along with his family.

The incident occurred at 8pm on June 2 when the man turned up at the teen’s house when she was alone.The girl stays with her widowed mother who at that time had gone to the market.

The teenager said to the police that the man rang her doorbell and asked for her mother. When she said that her mother was away at the market, he covered her mouth and pushed her. She fell on the floor, while he locked the door and tried to molest her.

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The girl kicked him on his stomach and his chest repeatedly until he lost his grip on her. She ran into the bedroom and locked herself up and began screaming for help through the window. 

A few minutes later, the girl’s mother returned and they both rushed to the police station to register a complaint against the man.

The cops immediately reached the man’s house, by which time he is believed to have fled along with his family. Police said that the man’s phone has been switched off.

Earlier in March, a drunk biker molested a 34-year-old woman in front of her husband in Bengaluru’s JP Nagar. The biker even beat the husband up when he called him out for his behaviour.  The drunk rider followed the couple to the police station where he was arrested after the cops checked the CCTV footage.