Thursday, March 6, 2008

Girl accused of knowingly false denunciation about rape

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Abakan, Khakassia – A criminal case was opened on Article 306 "Knowingly false denunciation about a crime" against a girl who reported about allegedly being raped by a taxi driver.

The 24-year-old girl reported about the rape to Khakass Prosecutor's Office on February 5. She said that a taxi driver whom she had not known before raped her and stole $200 and a passport from her. IA pre-investigation checkup showed that the girl's denunciation was false.

The girl confessed she had resorted to false denunciation to justify her long absence at home to her parents. No criminal case was opened on rape.

Investigation is carried out.