Teenager held for attempt to molest woman

VENJARANMOODU: An 18-year-old youth who tried to molest a housewife and kill her by drowning her face in the river was arrested on Tuesday.

The arrested is Anwar Shah from Vamanapuram Kuttara Puthanvila house. After committing the crime, he had been secretly staying in the house of his relatives at Perumathura. He was nabbed at one o’ clock in the morning with the help of Cyber department.

He had three mobile phones and the one he usually used was switched off. The police were able to trace him after tracing the phone calls he made to his friends from the other two phones.