New Delhi: A 22-year-old has been arrested from Greater Noida’s Jarcha area for allegedly sodomizing a minor.

The victim boy accused the 22-year-old, who lived in his neighbourhood, of forcing himself on him. The victim boy said the accused came to his house when he was home alone.

When the parents got back, the minor narrated the whole incident, following which they filed a complaint at the Jarcha police station around 7:30 PM on Friday.

The investigating officer said that the accused has formerly worked with a private company in Noida.

A report in the Times of India quoted the officer, “The accused was arrested from near Saraswati Shishu Vidalaya around 1:30 PM on Saturday. We have lodged an FIR against him under Sections 452 (house trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC.”