Bhadrak, Oct 28: The Bhandaripokhari police arrested a youth for molesting and blackmailing a minor in Bhandaripokhari area.
The arrested has been identified as Rajendra Arakh.
According to reports, Rajendra has captured some obscene images of the minor, whose father was in jail since a year on a murder charge, while she had gone attend nature’s call in the nearby area.
Later, Rajendra allegedly molested the minor, who was living with her mother, several time blackmailing her that he would share his images on internet.
After his father knew about the matter after being released from prison, he reported the matter to the police and later acting on the complaint the police arrested the youth.
Police have also seized his mobile phone.