A woman and her thirteen-year-old son were arrested in connection with a murder reported in Bannur police station limits in T. Narsipur taluk.

Police found a dismembered body at Aravattige Koppal on March 18. A special team was formed to nab the culprits. The police on Monday arrested Sharada (37) and her son.

During interrogation, Sharada reportedly confessed to committing the murder, a press release from the Mysore district police said. She said that the victim, Ningaraju (27), had allegedly made sexual advances on her.

The body was dumped in a deserted place at Aravattige Koppal–Bommanahalli.