THE police are investigating an incident in which a 14-year-old student allegedly raped a Class Two student in Lautoka on Monday afternoon.
"The incident is alleged to have occurred on Monday, about 6pm while the victim was watching a game of soccer," said police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro.
"The suspect allegedly forcefully dragged the victim to a nearby bush and committed the offence.
"A Class One student who came to the area to retrieve a soccer ball saw the alleged incident taking place and raised the alarm.
"The rest of the boys then took both the suspect and victim to a community post where a report was lodged."
Ms Naisoro said the 14-year-old student was in police custody as investigations continued.