8 arrested for murder and robbery

the alleged robbery and murder of the wife of a local businessman, Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday claimed to have solved the case with the arrest of eight people.

Updated: Aug 30, 2013, 15:52 PM IST

Kanpur: A week after the alleged robbery and murder of the wife of a local businessman, Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday claimed to have solved the case with the arrest of eight people.

Among those arrested is a vegetable vendor, who used to sell vegetables to the housewife and was regular to the house, police said.

On August 23, 55-year-old Asha was found murdered at her house in Govindnagar area of the city.

PTI