Killer of 7-year-old boy commits suicide in Punjab

A man, who had allegedly killed a 7-year-old boy, has committed suicide, police said today.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 19, 2013, 13:43 PM IST

Faridkot: A man, who had allegedly killed a 7-year-old boy, has committed suicide, police said today.
Harjinder Singh, an electrician by profession, allegedly killed himself by jumping in a canal, they said, adding that his body was recovered from Lohgarh village situated on Punjab-Rajasthan border on December 17.
Singh allegedly killed the boy on December 9 by a sharp-edged object when he was returning home from school, police said.

Various angles are being probed in the case including the possibility of Singh being mentally disturbed, police added.