Trooper kills colleague, wifeSeptember 24th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 24 (IANS) A Rapid Action Force (RAF) constable shot dead his colleague in the RAF and his wife after an altercation in this Uttar Pradesh district Saturday, and escaped, police said.
Jai Prakash, 40, and his wife Shakuntala, 38, were shot dead by their neighbour Anil Kumar, 39, in Transport Nagar area.
“Anil Kumar used his Service rifle to kill the husband-wife duo, who died on the spot,” Deputy Superintendent of Police Pooran Singh Sagar told reporters in Meerut, some 450 km from Lucknow.
“Though we are yet to ascertain the exact reason behind the motive of the crime, it has come to our knowledge that Anil had a verbal duel with Jai Prakash over a dispute related to water,” he said.
Anil Kumar is on the run, Sagar added.
- Two patrolling policemen killed in Uttar Pradesh - Sep 28, 2011
- Delhi policeman commits suicide - Oct 11, 2010
- Legislator booked for assaulting BSP leader - Oct 04, 2011
- Policeman shoots himself in Uttar Pradesh - Nov 29, 2010
- Teenager shot dead by cop - May 31, 2011
- Reward announced for capture of escaped convict - Jun 20, 2011
- Man kills girl for spurning friendship (Lead) - Feb 11, 2011
- Seniors shoot at junior for protesting ragging - Aug 30, 2011
- Sub-inspector arrested for acid attack on woman - Nov 27, 2010
- RAF Trooper found dead in camp - Oct 26, 2011
- Man kills wife, four daughters - Nov 12, 2011
- Toll plaza attendant shot dead in Gurgaon - Sep 23, 2011
- Municipal poll contestant shot in Uttar Pradesh - Jun 19, 2012
- Two Uttar Pradesh cops shot, weapons looted - Oct 13, 2011
- Woman, two sons murdered in Uttar Pradesh - Aug 06, 2011