One person was nabbed and two others detained for allegedly killing a 57-year-old doctor at his residence in northwest Delhi’s Jahangirpuri area during a theft on Friday. The arrested suspect was a resident of Bhalaswa Dairy.
The other two accused were residents of Jahangirpuri and aged about 19years were arrested Friday night.
The police said that Monday morning, the body of Mukim Ahmad Iqbal was found. And a month before his daughter’s wedding, valuables worth lakhs of Rupees were stolen from his house.
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During the questioning, the accused told the police that 3 had killed him during the theft. They had planned to loot the residence. As they were alert about the wedding to be held on 9 December.
The body was handed over to the Family on Tuesday after a post-mortem and no external injury marks on the body.
Police said that the CCTV camera footage had been collected was not clear. Thieves stole around Rs 4-5 lakh in cash and jewellery valued at Rs 5 lakh from the house. Further search into the case was underway.