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5:10 am
Mon March 11, 2013

Suspect In Indian Gang Rape Commits Suicide, Officials Say

Originally published on Mon March 11, 2013 7:23 am

In India, an investigation is under way into the death of the man who police say was the lead accused in the gruesome gang rape of a young woman on a bus in New Delhi last December. Authorities at the Tihar jail in Delhi say he was found early Monday morning hanging in his cell. For more, Steve Inskeep speaks with NPR's Julie McCarthy.