PATNA: A person allegedly killed his elder brother’s spouse by stabbing her a number of instances in neck after raping her at a village below Barharia police station space in Siwan district within the wee hours of Sunday.
The slain lady was aged round 25 years and lived along with her mother and father since final one 12 months at Pakri.
The wrongdoer is round 22 years of age. He was arrested from at 3pm on Sunday, inside 12 hours of the killing.
Barharia police station SHO mentioned that the homicide occurred in a area outdoors the girl’s parental residence between 2am to 3am on Sunday.
“She was stabbed at the very least 5 to 6 instances within the neck. Her physique was mendacity in a pool of blood and didn’t had any material beneath the waist. Her trouser was discovered mendacity beside the physique. Prima facie it appears she was murdered after rape. Issues would develop into additional clear after the police will get autopsy report,” he mentioned.
SHO mentioned that the knife utilized in killing the sufferer was additionally recovered round 10-12 metres away from the spot by police.
“The accused reached her residence on cycle from Parshurampur at round 7pm on Saturday. After having dinner, he went to sleep. Remainder of the relations together with the sufferer, her son and fogeys additionally went to sleep,” he mentioned.
SHO mentioned that police suspects that the girl might need awoke between 2am to 3am to alleviate herself for which she went towards the open fields.
“The accused adopted her. He raped after which killed her. The sufferer’s father has lodged an FIR in opposition to the person for raping and killing his daughter,” he mentioned.
SHO mentioned that after killing, he instantly fled on the cycle from the place he was lastly arrested.
“Members of the family received to know in regards to the homicide at round 4am after which they instantly knowledgeable police,” SHO mentioned.
(The sufferer’s id has not been revealed to guard her privateness as per Supreme courtroom directives on circumstances associated to sexual assault)