Karkala, Nov 10, 2017: Police have arrested two persons in connection with the murder of one Rajesh from Hermunde whose body was found in a lake close by the Hermunde bridge near Ajekar on November 8, Wednesday. Both happen to be relatives of the deceased.
One of the arrested Ashoka alias Appu (21) happens to be the son of the sister of the deceased person. The other arrested person is Satish (29). He is the son of Rajesh’s maternal aunt.
It is learnt, the duo had thrashed Rajesh and killed him after they found him lying on the roadside in an inebriated state. The duo has admitted that they committed the crime owing to a previous enmity.
The accused has been produced before the court and remanded to judicial custody.