A money lender, A. Srinu Mahesh (26), missing for the past four days, was found murdered on Visannapet outskirts on Thursday.

A native of Karapa mandal in East Godavari district, Srinu and his brother, Prasad, were staying on Nuzvid Road area. The victim was missing since March 18, and the police registered a case.

According to Nuzvid DSP Chilukuri Chinnaiah, the highly decomposed body of Srinu was found near a tank on Visannapet-Reddygudem road.

No clothes were found on the body and liquor bottles were seen at the scene of offence.