Angul,FMNews - In a ghastly incident,a 27-year-old notorious criminal was hacked to death by eight persons ,including three women of the same village and the body was dumped near Derjang project under Angul Sadar police station last night. Identified as Jagabandhu Senapati, he had multiple injury marks on his body .
The police said that due to previous enmity he was murdered and dumped near the project.
The deceased has been identified as Jagabandhu Senapati from Rantulei village under Angul Sadar police station in Angul district. The residents informed the police this morning that a body was found near the Derjang project. Besides,the family members of the deceased has lodged an FIR in the police station.
Getting information, a police team reached the spot for investigation. A probe revealed that the deceased was a notorious criminal having a number of criminal cases against him ,having remained most of the time in inebriated state, indulging in creating nuisance in the village,beating people in the village, registered against him.He was terrorizing people most of the time under the influence of alcohol.
Police said,in order to get rid of the youth, eight persons,including three women of the village made a plan and killed him in a brutal manner.
The family member of the deceased lodged an FIR at the police station this morning.Police in this connection have arrested eight persons,including three women of the village on charges of murder. The accused confessed to their crime and have been identified as Sangram sahoo,Jitendra sahoo,Tarini Behera,Bibhuti Sahoo and Jitendra Biswal of the same locality.
Jagmohan Meena ,SP Angul told TOI,”A cases was registered at Angul sadar police station and police immediately swung into action to nab the culprits.Police have arrested eight persons,including three women of Rantulei village in this connection and all the accused persons have confessed to their crime".
SP added,”Last year he was sent to jail in a criminal case too. Irritated over his criminal attitude, the arrested villagers planned to kill him.They planned to eliminate the deceased who is a known offender of various crimes in the area. All the accused have been forwarded to court today”.