An eight-year-old boy was allegedly kidnapped and killed by his 13-year-old buddy in Delhi’s Rohini following a struggle, police mentioned on Monday.
The accused teenager has been apprehended, they mentioned.
Each the accused and sufferer received right into a struggle just a few days again, the police mentioned, including that since that incident, the accused wished to take revenge. The sufferer’s household approached police after he went lacking on Saturday afternoon. The household had final seen their boy enjoying exterior the home along with his buddy. Initially, the investigators couldn’t hint the boy however once they questioned his 13-year-old buddy, they discovered that the sufferer was taken to a jungle and killed, officers mentioned.
Based mostly on the assertion of the sufferer’s mom, a case was registered below sections of kidnapping and the 13-year-old was questioned. The juvenile revealed that he had killed the sufferer by hitting him with a stone and likewise took away his telephone, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini) Pranav Tayal mentioned.
The sufferer’s physique and cell phone had been recovered from a jungle space in Sohati village, he mentioned. “The accused has been booked for homicide and despatched to an remark residence. Our probe revealed that the juvenile had deliberate to assault the sufferer ‘to settle scores’ however fled after the sufferer died in the course of the assault,” he added.
“Earlier than the incident, the sufferer and the juvenile had fought with one another. The sufferer’s mom had misplaced some cash and gadgets and the sufferer had allegedly blamed the accused for it resulting in a struggle between them. So, he deliberate to take revenge and hit him with a stone,” Mr Tayal mentioned.
“We now have apprehended the boy and he alongside along with his members of the family are being questioned additional. Due counselling is being carried out,” the DCP mentioned.
The eight-year-old boy’s mother and father work as website labourers and helpers within the space, police mentioned.
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