Jeypore: Mystery shrouded death of an elderly couple, whose bodies were found from a house in Jayanagar area under Jeypore police limits in Koraput district today.
The deceased duo has been identified as Sheikh Rehman (70), a retired police officer and his wife Habija Biwi. Rehman had served as Sub-Inspector at various police stations.
Sources said when the couple did not open the door of the house late in the morning, some neighbours called up the police. Later, police reached the spot and found the bodies from the house.
The police along with a scientific team began an investigation into the incident. The cops also detained the couple’s son MK Latif for interrogation. Though exact reason behind the deaths is yet to be ascertained, police suspect it to be case of murder.