The police on Friday arrested a man on charge of abducting and sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl on Thursday.

The arrested person has been identified as Vijay Kamat (27), a resident of Hassan city. The girl was playing in a park in the city when Vijay Kamat allegedly forcibly took her on his two-wheeler.

He left her at the park later. The victim had bite marks on her body. She is being treated at Jayachamarajendra Hospital.