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Two men arrested for killing their neighbour in Delhi's Dwarka: Police

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Two men, who had allegedly killed their neighbour over a trivial issue at Dwarka's Issapur village on January 19, have been arrested, police said Monday.

The two accused -- Sunny (27) and Vikas (23) -- were arrested by police on Saturday. Two sophisticated pistols and three live cartridges were recovered from them.

On January 19, police received information that a person had been shot at in Issapur. The victim was rushed to where he was declared brought dead.

The deceased was identified as His brother informed police that he was allegedly shot dead by Sunny and Vikas, police said.

On Saturday, police got a tip-off that Sunny and Vikas would come near DDA Flats in Bindapur and when they showed up, they were nabbed, Anto Alphonse, of Police (Dwarka), said.

During interrogation, the accused duo said they were neighbours of and some time back a quarrel had taken place between them over some petty issue.

Since then they were looking for an opportunity "to teach a lesson", Alphonse said.

On the day of the incident, the accused arranged pistols and called Satbir from his house. As soon as he came out, they opened fire and fled away, the said.

After allegedly killing Satbir, they remained in various parts of Uttarakhand and to evade arrest.

As they were running out of money, they came to to arrange cash but were nabbed, the said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, February 11 2019. 19:35 IST