A cold-blooded murder in public view in Chennai‘s Nungambakkam railway station

24-year-old software engineer was waiting at railway station to board a train to Mahindra City.

June 24, 2016 02:08 pm | Updated November 17, 2021 05:05 am IST - Chennai

A 24-year-old woman employee of Infosys was hacked to death by a hitherto unidentified young man in Nungambakkam railway station on Friday morning.

Photo shows the suspect near the railway station after the murder.

Sources at the railway station said a man approached her as she was waiting, and soon, an argument broke out between them. Subsequently he took out a sharp weapon and hacked her to death.

"We could not see anything further as a huge crowd gathered around the woman. Soon after the attack the man fled the spot," said a shop keeper at the station.

The railway police has registered a case and are investigating.

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