Tuticorin (TN): A 13-year-old girl was raped and murdered. Her body found dumped in the bush near a railway level crossing in Tuticorin district on Friday.
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The Class VII student, hailing from Thathankulam here, used to go to private school near Nazareth by local train and was reported missing on Thursday after she did not return home.
Her body was found in the bush near the railway level crossing at Syedunganallur, about 30 km from here, on Friday morning, police said, adding she had been raped before being murdered.
Police said investigations were on to nab the culprits.