New Delhi, August 5
A person stabbed a pair to loss of life following a quarrel in outer Delhi’s Narela and thereafter ended his life by consuming poison, police stated on Wednesday.
The incident passed off late on Tuesday night time, they stated.
A quarrel broke out between the couple and their neighbour over some subject, following which the 50-year-old accused stabbed the couple with a knife.
Later, he went to his home, modified his blood stained garments after which allegedly consumed poison. He died throughout remedy, police stated.
The couple had two youngsters who are actually being taken care of by one other neighbour until their kinfolk arrive from their hometown in Bihar, they stated.
Investigations revealed that the accused had fights up to now with the couple and different neighbours.
The accused had a younger daughter and was apparently not pleased with the sufferer’s dressing sense. The accused had earlier objected to his sporting shorts and sitting in entrance of their home. This had result in many fights, the officer stated.
However, the precise purpose behind the quarrel on the night time of the incident remains to be unknown and additional investigation is underway to establish the precise purpose behind the homicide, he stated.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Outer North) Gaurav Sharma stated, “We received a PCR call regarding the murder around 2.40 am. On reaching the spot, the woman and her husband were found dead and the accused—Mohammad Mushtaq—had consumed poison after killing the couple. He later died during the course of treatment.” The knife has been recovered and authorized motion is being taken, he stated.
Another police officer stated “When our team was inspecting the crime scene, the accused (who had consumed poison before the team reached) went up to the terrace and hid himself. But one of the neighbours alerted us about him, and he was nabbed.”
After he was caught, the accused confessed to killing the couple. He alleged that the sufferer used to comply with his daughter and this aggravated him. But quickly, the accused fell unconscious and was rushed to a close-by hospital the place he died throughout remedy, he stated.
The couple hailed from a village in Bihar. The man labored as a mechanic and his 25-year-old spouse was a homemaker. They have two youngsters—a boy aged round six and a woman aged three, police stated. PTI