Indian Teen Who Was Gang-Raped Commits Suicide After Police Refuse to Investigate Attackers

Jordan Sargent · 12/27/12 07:53PM

In mid-November in India, an unnamed 17-year-old girl was gang-raped in the Patiala region in the Punjab. She had reportedly spent much of December begging and badgering the police to take the case seriously and investigate and eventually arrest her attackers. Sadly, those things never happened — or they were happening very, very slowly as the police worked to convince her to give up. Well, on Wednesday night she did. She swallowed poison, committing suicide.

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[Australia's Danielle Prince performs her "ribbon routine" during the rhythmic gymnastics team final and individual all-around qualification during the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. Photo via AP.]