A six-year-old girl was raped by reportedly by a 17 year-old boy at Debula village in Chaugachha upazila of Jashore.
The teenage boy (17) son of neighbour Sukumar Roy - violated her in the house around 2:00 pm on Saturday.
Victim's mother said, they along with the victim went to a nearby temple at noon to attend Janmashtami programmes. After a while, her daughter returned home alone. Sukumar Roy violated my daughter in the house.
Hearing the screams, locals rushed in but the teen to flee the spot.
The victim was taken to Chaugachha Hospital.
Manzurul Islam, on-duty physician at the hospital, said they referred the girl to Jashore Medical College Hospital as she was bleeding profusely.
Sub-inspector Saiful Islam of Chaugachha police station said they were looking for the accused.