Faridabad Police held Auto driver for friend’s murder

Faridabad: Faridabad Police Friday claimed to have, arrested an auto driver for allegedly murdering his friend.

According to the information, police said, an unidentified body was found near a canal in Ballabgarh, Faridabad on September 30. The Crime Branch later found that the body was that of Sunny, a resident of SGM Nagar, Faridabad.

Sunny’s family had filed a missing persons’ complaint on October 4. Who had gone missing from September 28, Said police. 

A case of murder was registered after the autopsy was conducted. The police said that one Ravi alias Fefda, who is an auto driver, has been arrested on charges of murdering Sunny. 

 “During questioning, the accused said, he had altercations with his friend, Sunny, over trivial issues on several occasions. He added that on September 28, he took Sunny in his auto near a canal, where they drank liquor. The accused then strangled Sunny with a plastic rope and bludgeoned his head with a brick. Ravi dumped the body near the canal and covered it with a mat and grass.” Said Faridabad Police, Sube Singh.

Accused was arrested from Adarsh Nagar on Friday. “The accused is a drug addict. We are checking his criminal record. He was produced in a district court on Friday and sent to judicial custody.” He added.

The accused has been booked under Section 302 (punishment for murder) of the Indian Penal Code.


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