Mumbai: Man wanted in murder in Bihar arrested by city police

The arrested suspect has been identified as Pritkumar Singh

Staff ReporterUpdated: Thursday, May 19, 2022, 11:23 PM IST
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A 32-year-old man wanted in connection with a murder in Bihar, has been arrested by the Anti Extortion Cell (AEC) of the city police, officials informed on Thursday.

The arrested suspect has been identified as Pritkumar Singh.

According to the police, Singh, a farmer from East Champaran, had allegedly killed a family member and injured three others with a sharp weapon over a dispute in Dhanauli. The accused had been on the run after committing the crime, he said.

Singh was produced before a court, which granted him a transit remand. He was taken to Bihar and handed over to the police there, the official added.

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