Karkala, July 09, 2018: A woman identified as Florine Machado (50) was found murdered at her residence at Ayyappanagar in Kukkundur village on June 8, Sunday. She was all alone in the house when the incident occurred.
The murder came to light when one of her friends on not finding her at the Sunday mass at the Church visited her house only to find her in a pool of blood. Money lending business is suspected to be the cause of the murder.
The deceased woman is the wife of Antony D’Souza of Hukratte. Following a discord with her husband she was staying with one of her sons. On Saturday, her son had been to her husband’s place. Sources said there was some dispute over her money lending business which might have culminated in the murder
Sources said she was also planning to fly abroad in the next few days.
Further investigations are in progress.