Police arrested seven members of a Telangana family for hiring hitmen to kill a 26-year-old alcoholic member after getting fed up with the continuous harassment due to his actions.
By Crox Media Desk: Police have arrested seven members of a Telangana family for hiring contract killers to strangle a 26-year-old alcoholic and unemployed young boy to death after getting fed up with his constant harassment through his actions. The arrested people include his parents and uncles.
Police said Sainath, a resident of Sathupalli in Khamam District, was killed by seven members of his family, including his own parents and two uncles, Ram Singh and Rani Bai.
According to the Huzurnagar Police Inspector, five people strangled college dropout Sainath to death and dumped his body in the Musi River after putting it in the deceased’s car.
Police said the body floating in the river was noticed by locals and police on October 19, and the case was registered afterwards.
During the investigation, the moment of impact of the SUV was recorded by CCTV cameras at Damchelapally Cameras.
Police said after 10 days, the parents came to the hospital in Huzurnagar and were identified as theirs soon after the body was handed over to them.
“We called the parents to the police station yesterday, and they came into the same XUV, and the car was suspected of moving at the scene of the offence on October 18,” police said.
“During interrogation, it came out that five men were hired by parents for Rs 8 lakh to kill their son. Also, uncles were involved in the incident. “The accused have been arrested and remanded in judicial custody.” Police Said. Police had seized all four cars, a bike, plastic rope, and Rs 23,500 used in the offense.