December 14, 2020 1:31:08 am
Claiming to unravel a case of kidnapping of a six-year-old boy in Maharajganj, police on Sunday mentioned that they’ve detained a Class IX pupil who had allegedly killed the boy and buried the physique in a subject.
Police have exhumed a physique and despatched it for post-mortem. In accordance with police, the sufferer and the alleged killer are associated and their homes are close by.
“The boy (Class IX pupil) has mentioned he was sad with the sufferer’s household as they used to make remarks about him. To show them a lesson, he allegedly killed the six-year-old and buried the physique,” mentioned the native SHO.
Residents of the realm protested towards the detention of the Class IX pupil, accusing police of falsely framing him.
The SHO mentioned the Class IX boy confessed to the crime and based mostly on his inputs, they situated the physique. Residents withdrew their agitation after the police confirmed them proof towards the boy, mentioned the SHO.
“He shall be produced earlier than a Juvenile Justice Board,” the SHO added.
On Wednesday, the mom of the six-year-old had filed a grievance with police, stating that her son had gone lacking whereas enjoying exterior the home.
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