Police have arrested a man who has raped a 16-year girl in the Hapugala area, after courting an affair through Facebook.
The 20-year old man had met the girl through Facebook and had later taken her to a lodge where he had raped her.
The man had taken the naked pics of the girl.
Later, the suspect had demanded money from the girl, threatening to release the pics to the Internet.The girl had robbed money from her father and given them to the suspect several times.
The alleged crime surfaced when the father of the girl questioned about the money being lost.
Then the girl had revealed the incident.The suspect was arrested following a complaint made by the parents.Poddala police is conduing further investigations.