A senior police officer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl in the back seat of his patrol car, prosecutors told the Dubai Criminal Court, Emirate247 reports.
According to the report, officer whose identity was given as A.S. to shield him from persecution, and the teenager had been in a romantic relationship for a year after meeting online and exchanges phone numbers.
On the day of the incident, the girl reportedly left her aunt's home around 2am and went for a ride in the officer’s patrol car.
But A.S drove to a secluded area and parked and the two kissed in the front seat before he asked her to get in the back seat where he forcefully raped her without her consent.
The girl told investigators that she called the officer the following day and proposed marriage but he declined, saying that could not happen because he has financial problems.
The girl told her parents what had happened between her and the officer, but they did nothing but her reported the incident to the police.