New Delhi: Impressed by a well-liked crime TV present, two males, together with a juvenile, allegedly killed a 17-year-old boy and made a ransom name to his household demanding Rs 20 lakh to painting it as a case of kidnapping, police mentioned on Sunday.
The incident was reported from south Delhi’s Mehrauli.
On 28 October, the police was knowledgeable by a person that his son had been kidnapped.
The sufferer’s father knowledgeable the police that the accused had demanded a ransom of Rs 20 lakh for the discharge of his kidnapped son, the police mentioned.
The complainant’s son, who studied in Class XII, used to go to Shani Dham Mandir on each Saturday. He had left for the temple round 7 pm on his scooter however didn’t return until 9.30 pm, his father instructed the police.
After they tried to achieve him on his cellular phone, his quantity was not reachable, he mentioned.
After a while, when he contacted his son, another particular person obtained the decision and instructed him that his son had been kidnapped and demanded the ransom, the police mentioned.
Subsequently, he knowledgeable the police and a case was registered.
Throughout an investigation, the police group discovered the scooter of the boy and began on the lookout for CCTV footage to realize clues of the accused.
The police discovered the CCTV footage whereby three individuals have been seen using a bike and have been trailing the sufferer’s car.
An in depth good friend of the sufferer recognized the accused —Naveen Singh (20) and Akash Choudhary (23) — and a juvenile, police mentioned.
Throughout an interrogation, it was revealed that Singh had turn out to be associates with a lady, who was finding out in the identical faculty because the deceased.
The sufferer was taking curiosity within the woman with whom Singh was chatting and that irked the latter who hatched a plan impressed by a well-liked crime TV present to kill the minor boy, the police mentioned.
When the boy was getting back from Shani Dham Mandir, the trio referred to as him and requested him to return for a experience with them, the police added.
Chaudhary sat on the sufferer’s two-wheeler whereas Singh and the juvenile adopted them on the bike.
They went in direction of Mittal Gardens which was mendacity deserted, adjoining to the forest land of the Delhi Growth Authority.
As per the plan, Singh strangulated the sufferer with a ‘gamcha’ and the trio later climbed the wall of the DDA jungle and dumped the physique underneath the bushes.
The accused tried to mislead the police and threw the sufferer’s cellular phone in a drain in Chhatarpur, Ishwar Singh, Deputy Commissioner of Police (South), mentioned.
Choudhary even assisted the sufferer’s household in trying to find him, he mentioned.
Singh and Choudhary have been arrested and the juvenile has been apprehended in reference to the case, they added.