A 55-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in Hellalage near Hebbagodi here on Monday.

The dead, identified as Bhramaramba, was killed allegedly by her neighbour Shankar after an argument ensued over financial issues. The accused was beaten up by local residents and handed over to the police.

Bhramaramba had loaned her neighbour Shankar money and had gotten into an argument with him after he had refused to repay her.

During the argument, Shankar stabbed her with a knife. — Staff Reporter