NASHIK: Two suspects arrested for allegedly molesting a girl escaped from police custody, as a mob demanding their release threw stones at the Dondaicha police station in Sinkheda taluka of Dhule district late on Wednesday night.
A man was killed and four policemen were injured in the attack and a group clash that followed. Two men also sustained injuries in police firing.
Pratap Dighavkar, Nashik range special IG, told TOI that police were forced to open two rounds of fire to disperse the mob of more than 100 people. The two suspects who escaped were still at large at the time of going to the press.