A day after a 65-year-old retired Armyman was killed allegedly by three males in a theft bid, the Delhi Police arrested two of the three accused on Thursday.
The sufferer was recognized as Udaiveer, who lived along with his spouse Vidya and son Sanjay in Dwarka’s Chhawla space. After his retirement, police stated he rented a number of of his properties to earn cash.
On Wednesday, the couple was at residence when the accused, who police suspect had been identified to the household, arrived. Police stated the accused tried to commit theft however had been caught by Vidya.
“They (accused) then confined the lady inside a room and attacked Udaiveer. He was strangled to loss of life,” stated a police officer.
A case was registered and groups had been deployed to conduct raids within the space and scan CCTVs. DCP (Dwarka) SK Meena stated his staff arrested the 2 males, Yogesh Lala (32) and Rohit (21), from the capital. Lala is a history-sheeter and concerned in over six different prison circumstances whereas Rohit is his aide.
A police officer stated, “It wasn’t a compelled entry. We suspect the motive behind the homicide was private enmity and theft. The accused knew the sufferer. We’re questioning members of the family of the deceased and the accused.”