People cheer police at the encounter site at Chatanpalli, near Hyderabad

December 06, 2019 09:26 am | Updated 11:59 am IST

Following the encounter killing of the four accused in the case of rape and murder of a woman veterinarian , onlookers who gathered around the site at Chatanpally of Shadnagar, 50 km from Hyderabad, cheered the police.

According to police sources, the exchange of fire took place between 3.30 a.m. and 5 a.m. near the Chatanpalli underpass, where the charred body of the vet was found. The accused tried to flee when they were taken to Chatanpally to reconstruct the crime scene, the sources said.  

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