Vijayawada

Cyanide killings: Krishna police book another case

The Krishna district police registered a case against alleged serial killer Vellamki Simhadri alias Siva and his accomplice, Sk. Ameenullah Babu alias Babu, in Tavitaiah’s murder, that occurred at Musunuru, under Nuzvid police sub-division limits in the district.

Superintendent of Police M. Ravindranath Babu said based on a complaint lodged by the family members of Tavitaiah (one of the 10 persons allegedly killed by Siva), a case was been registered against the accused on Wednesday.

“We will exhume the body and take up fresh investigation to ascertain the cause of death. The police are also trying to contact the family members of another victim, who was allegedly murdered by the serial killer in Krishna district. The accused would be arrested soon”, the SP told The Hindu.

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Printable version | Mar 25, 2020 10:59:30 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Vijayawada/cyanide-killings-krishna-police-book-another-case/article29903546.ece

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