A lady was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly killing her stepson and hiding his physique in a sewer tank, police right here mentioned.
On Monday, police acquired a criticism that 11-year-old Shadab had gone lacking on October 15, they mentioned.
When police checked the CCTV footage of the close by space, they discovered that the boy by no means left his home in Govind Puri locality on Sunday night, they mentioned.
This raised suspicion and police totally searched the home and located the minor’s physique in a sewer tank, Additional Commissioner (Modi Nagar circle) Gyan Prakash Rai mentioned.
When police questioned the sufferer’s members of the family, his stepmother Rekha confessed to killing Shabad with the assistance of her buddy Poonam, he mentioned.
Rekha informed police that it was a premeditated homicide and she or he dedicated the crime when Shabad returned residence after taking part in outdoors, police mentioned, Rekha, who’s the second spouse of Rahul Sen, additionally informed the police that she disliked her stepson, they mentioned, including that Sen runs a saloon and had divorced his first spouse three years in the past.
Rekha concocted a narrative of her stepson’s kidnapping earlier than her husband and in-laws, police mentioned.
ACP Rai mentioned Rekha and her buddy Poonam who helped her kill Shabad have been despatched to jail this night.
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