Five members of a family, including three children, were allegedly found murdered in their apartment under Hafizganj police station area of Bareilly district. The incident took place at Tigra village where Jaspreet Kaur (42) was found hacked to death along with her three children — Gurudayal (14), Hardayal (10) and daughter Aashu (12) — in their house late Monday night. Initially, police suspected that Jaspreet’s husband Succha Singh had committed the crime, but he was found dead 500 metres away from his house with a gunshot injury on his back.
Police Wednesday arrested Succha’s brother, Kashmeer Singh, who later confessed to having killed Succha’s wife and children. Kashmeer also claimed that their brother-in-law Jogindar Singh shot Succha , police said, adding that search is on to find Jogindar.