Islamabad, Nov 14: A teenager has been arrested on charges of allegedly sexually assaulting a chicken and killing it in Punjab Province of Pakistan. The boy reportedly assaulted a hen in his village in Hafizabad near Jalalpur Bhattian on November 11.

The action was taken after the owner of the chicken, Mansab Ali, filed a complaint with the police. In his complaint, the resident of Jalapur Bhatian police station Hafizabad, some 200 km from Lahore, accused his neighbour 14-year-old Ansar Hussain of ‘abducting’ his hen on November 11 and raping it.

As per a report in The Indian Express, the FIR quotes the complainant as saying that the hen died while being sexually assaulted by Hussain. It also names two persons — Nasrullah and Tufail – as witnesses of the act.

Speaking to The Express Tribune, Station House Officer Sarfraz Anjum told that the suspect had been arrested after medical examination of the hen confirmed of the sexual assault. Further he added that the accused has confessed to the crime claiming that he did it out of sexual frustration.

Meanwhile, the reports of swabs collected from the hen are not out yet however, the police has booked the suspect.