SUNGAI PETANI: Two brothers have been arrested for allegedly raping and physically abusing their 16-year-old sister.
Kuala Muda Deputy OCPD Supt Saifi Abdul Hamid said the police had received a report on the case Wednesday.
He said the girl alleged that her 18-year-old brother raped her on numerous occasions since July 2015 and that her 20-year-old brother had physically abused her and forced her to commit house break-ins from the time she was 12 years old.
Supt Saifi said both her brothers had been detained and that the case will be investigated under Section 376B of Penal Code for incest and Section 323 for voluntarily causing hurt.
"The girl was sent to the Sungai Petani Hospital for an examination," he said.