Absconding accused in murder case arrested



Indore: Police Wednesday arrested an absconding criminal who allegedly shot dead a porter at Siyaganj here in December last year, a senior police official said.

Wanted in a number of cases of murder and other crimes, accused Kapil Sonkar was nabbed from Patel Colony where he was hiding for the last couple of months, Additional SP (crime) Manoj Rai told reporters.

The porter, Manohar Verma, was shot dead allegedly by Sonkar on December 19, 2011 at Siyaganj Mandi over some dispute, the ASP said.

PTI