A 22-year-old drug addict was arrested on Saturday morning for allegedly attacking an 18-year-old Delhi University girl in the Timarpur area on Thursday afternoon in an attempt to rob her.
Around 3 p.m. on Thursday, when the victim was on her way to college and walking along a lake in Nehru Park, Sanjeet allegedly attacked her from behind. “It has been found that the accused was attempting to steal the girl’s bag. When he tried to cut it with a sharp object, she turned around and got cut,” said DCP (North) Jatin Narwal.
The victim, who had to get 38 stitches, said she had seen the man a few times in the area.