Main Accused Involved In Jobra Murder Arrested
Cuttack: Police today arrested the accused involved in the murder of one Tapan Nayak at Jobra under Malgodown police limits on Sunday. Nayak who was stabbed multiple times with one of his associates breathed his last at SCB Medical College on Monday.
Policed today arrested the accused Biswaranjan Mohanty and seized the knife used in the murder. Police said that they are also trying to nab three others involved in the murder.
Police said that there was a tussle between the accused and the deceased over fishing at the Jobra anicut. “The deceased had assaulted one of the associates of Mohanty on Sunday for which Mohanty plotted the murder. Mohanty along with his three associates entered the house of the deceased and stabbed him. They also stabbed one of the associates of Nayak who is currently undergoing treatment,” said a police official.
Further investigation revealed Mohanty having four criminal cases against him with the Malgodown police station. “Mohanty has been forwarded to the court today and we are trying to nab his three associates involved in the murder,” added the police official.