Boyfriend of MMS victim surrenders to police

One of the suspects in the Zirakpur double murder case,Vineet Kumar,surrendered,on Sunday,at the Zirakpur Police Station.

Written by Express News Service | Zirakpur | Published:January 16, 2012 1:14 am

One of the suspects in the Zirakpur double murder case,Vineet Kumar,surrendered,on Sunday,at the Zirakpur Police Station. He had been on the run ever since he was accused by Anchal,elder daughter of the murdered woman.

Kumar had reportedly called a police officer in Mohali on Saturday and said that he would surrender on the same day. Kumar is the son of a Manimajra-based jeweller and the boyfriend of the victim in the MMS made by Anchal and her friends.

According to police,Vineet had told them that he was scared. He had been hiding in Panchkula and Manimajra ever since the murder took place. “Vineet Kumar has surrendered before the police and we will now question him regarding any possible leads in the case,” said Zirakpur Station House Officer,Jogi Raj. The police are also questioning a male friend of Anchal’s mother who used to frequent the house. The call details of the victims were being scrutinised for leads.

Anchal’s father Pradeep Jindal,who was also named in her complaint,denied his involvement in the murder. Shikha (45) and her 16-year-old daughter Priyanka,a Class X student were found murdered on Thursday evening on the second floor of their house in Baltana near Zirakpur.

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