Pickpocket murdered

Staff Reporter

GUNTUR: A pickpocket, Pilli Mark, was stabbed to death in Kothapeta area of the city on Saturday night.

The Kothapeta police said some unidentified persons stabbed Mark, a resident of Sarada Nagar, with knives in the darkness behind Bhaskar Deluxe cinema theatre and he was rushed to the Government General Hospital where he died an hour later.

The motive behind it was not known.