Minor held for killing aunt

JA 15 year old boy was arrested by the Police for murdering his aunt. Sources said that the boy had a crush on his aunt’s 8 year old daughter and was reprimanded by his aunt. He decided to take revenge on her and went to her house while she was sleeping and allegedly suffocated her to death with a Teddy Bear doll.

He later cut her wrists to confirm that she was dead and then fled from the scene. The Aminjikarai police registered a case of suspicious death and interrogated a few suspects. During the course of interrogation, it became clear that she was murdered by her own nephew.Based on the confession of the boy, he was arrested and sent to a borstal school.