A pair who was arrested in Delhi for allegedly killing an elderly woman, their neighbour, and throwing her chopped physique right into a drain, spent your complete evening in her residence cleansing the blood after chopping her physique, the police mentioned.
CCTV visuals from their neighbourhood present two individuals carrying baggage, which reportedly contained the chopped physique, outdoors a constructing.
Anil Arya had borrowed Rs. 1.5 lakh from Kavita, his 72-year-old neighbour in outer Delhi’s Najafgarh. The occasion administration skilled and his spouse allegedly killed her on the evening on June 30 as Kavita had been asking them to return her cash. The aged girl was punched and strangled.
The chilling crime befell when she was alone at residence.
The couple then minimize her physique into three items, crammed them in three baggage and threw them in a drain in Najafgarh, senior police officer Santosh Kumar Meena informed NDTV.
The couple was at their neighbour’s residence between 9 pm on June 30 to five am the following day.
Earlier than dumping the physique within the drain, they eliminated jewelry from the girl’s physique. They pawned the jewelry at a well-liked finance firm and took Rs. 70,000 in return, the police mentioned.
“The lady’s daughter-in-law got here to us with a grievance on July 3 saying she is lacking and that her house is locked. On July 7, she got here again to us saying the girl’s neighbour too is lacking. We instantly filed a case of abduction and despatched a workforce to trace the neighbour,” Mr Meena mentioned.
The couple was tracked all the way down to Uttar Pradesh’s Bareilly and arrested on Monday. Police retrieved the girl’s physique from the drain on the identical day.