Mangaluru, Nov 30: A 22-year-old man was found brutally murdered near the railway track at Kapikad near Thokkottu on the outskirts of the city last night.
The victim has been identified as Sudarshan (20), a resident of Puthige in Kasargod district.
According to police, rowdy-sheeter D K Rakshit, who is facing several criminal charges, is the prime accused in the case. It is learnt that the murder happened in relation to affair with a girl.
The accused himself reportedly called the Ullal police station and informed them about the murder last night and ‘promised’ to surrender on Saturday, November 30. More details are awaited.
Youngster brutally murdered near Thokkottu