Upset over not receiving the cash he had loaned, a 24-year-old man allegedly killed his buddy in New Delhi’s Rohini, stuffed his physique in a gunny bag, rode with it on a scooter and dumped it at a vacant plot on Tuesday.
CCTV footage from Prem Nagar reveals the accused roaming on his two-wheeler with a white gunny bag on the footrest. This went on for 10-Quarter-hour, earlier than he dumped the bag.
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DCP (Rohini) P Okay Mishra mentioned, “We received a call from locals who saw the gunny bag with bloodstains on it. We went to the spot and took the body to Sanjay Gandhi hospital for autopsy.”
Police mentioned they discovered CCTV clips from the realm the place a person was seen roaming on a blue scooter with a white gunny bag. “We saw the man riding his scooter around 12:45 am in the area. He had a gunny bag that looked similar to the one that was recovered from the spot. We deployed informers and spoke to locals. The rider was then identified as Ankit,” mentioned DCP Mishra.
Ankit (24), who lives in Prem Nagar-III, was apprehended. Police mentioned they discovered the scooter at his place. Ankit confessed throughout questioning, police mentioned.
He instructed police that in the course of the lockdown, he had lent Rs 77,000 to his buddy Ravi (35). On Monday night time, he referred to as Ravi and requested him to return the cash, however he requested for extra time.
“Ankit called Ravi to his rented accommodation and an argument broke out between the two. Ankit allegedly hit Ravi’s head against the wall and strangled him with a plastic cable. He used tape and cable to tie his hands and legs and put his body in a gunny bag,” mentioned a senior police officer.
The accused then put the bag on his scooter and seemed for a spot to dump the physique. He discovered a vacant plot close to a small water canal.
Ankit works as a tailor and owns a small store. He and Ravi labored collectively. Police mentioned Ravi wanted cash after the store was shut in the course of the lockdown.
When Ankit wished to purchase a motorbike, he requested Ravi to return the cash.