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3 more arrested for stabbing man after tempo brushes past pet dog

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Three more people were arrested for allegedly stabbing a to death after the victim's vehicle brushed past a pet dog in Dwarka's area, a said Wednesday.

On Sunday, 19-year-old was arrested in connection with the case and this week, three more people were nabbed.

The three other accused persons were identified as (24) and (20) and their tenant (28), the said.

The dog belonged to and

The police also seized the knife which was used in the crime.

The incident, in which the deceased's elder brother was also injured, took place on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday.

The three accused persons were absconding since then, the said, adding that raids were conducted at various places of their hideouts.

Arora is currently on two-day police remand, he said.

Based on a statement of the wife of the deceased Vijender Rana, a case was registered at the station, he said.

had taken his dog out on a walk when Rana's tempo brushed past the canine following which it sustained minor injury.

Enraged over this, Ankit picked up a fight with him. His brother and the other accused also joined in and they allegedly attacked Rana with a knife.

When Rana's brother intervened in the matter, the accused persons also attacked him with the knife, they added.

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First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 16:15 IST