Man accused of killing a 4 year boy got killed by the victim's family!
By Manisha Jangir
In Bareilly a 26 year old man was allegedly murdered by a family. The deceased man was accused of killing a 4 year old boy and he was on the run since July. According to the reports the man murdered and hanged a child from a tree and after committing the crime he escaped from there. The local police had announced a reward of Rs 25000 for any information about him. Even the posters of the accused with photos were also put up in several places to search him. However, the relatives of the victim found the accused, Prempal and had beaten him up to death with rods and bricks before police could reach there. After the attack, Prempal was rushed to the hospital where he was declared brought dead.
Rohit Singh Sajwan,Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Bareilly said that Prempal, who was wanted in sexual assault and murder of a 4 year old boy, was beaten up to death by the victim's family in Aonla area on Wednesday. The police have arrested two people in the lynching case and an FIR has also been registered for the same. Prempal had been hiding in Aonla in Bareilly.
It has also been found that the child was missing since 13 July and was last seen with Prempal. The family suspected that he had kidnapped the child for ransom but a few hours later the child was found hanged on a tree. The Postmortem report confirmed the sexual assault and he had gone missing.