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Five arrested in Rourkela murder case


Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Rourkela, Jan 17:

Odisha police today arrested five persons including a minor the Golden alias Mohammed Jahid Ansari murder case in Rourkela.


Plant Site police has arrested the five accused and has seized a pistol and a car used in the crime from them.

Some youth who had come in a car and a bike had fired shots at Golden on Mahtab Road near Nala Chowk on Tuesday. Golden was killed on the spot. He was staying in New Delhi and had come to Rourkela for his marriage. He was married just four days before his death.

Police said according to preliminary investigations old rivalry was the reason behind the murder.

“We have arrested four persons and a minor involved in the crime. We have also seized a pistol, bullets, a Scooty and mobile phones from their possession. The deceased had gone to Delhi and was staying here for some time. The scuffle started over eve teasing and other issues. They had threatened to kill him and finally killed him. Others are also involved the murder. Our investigation is on. We will very soon nab them,” said Ramesh Panigrahi DSP Rourkela briefing reporters here today.