Pramesh S Jain. Yogesh K Porwar
The Ashoknagar police on Monday arrested a domestic help for killing a home alone elderly woman to rob her gold to repay huge loans she had incurred.
The accused has been identified as,Shabana Banu,(29),a domestic helper by profession and a resident of Anepalya 3rd Cross.
She is also relative of the victim Dilshad Banu, (62).The murder was reported in Anepalya on March 4.
Senior officer told media persons,a Murder was reported in Ashoknagar police station limits in Anepalya 3rd cross a complaint was filed by son of deceased stating some unknown person has barged into the house when no one was there and killed my mother and robbed her jewellery item which was on her body and Rs.20,000 cash was stolen.
As soon as the murder case reported,Senior officer as, DCP Central MN Anucheth,ACP,Yathiraju,Ashoknagar Inspector,Bharath and his crime staff with finger prints expert and forensic experts with sniffer dog were pressed into action.
After inspecting the spot and crime scene DCP Central,led a special team to nab the culprit and the team swung into action and started investigation.
During the investigation police found CCTV footage and found suspicious moments of Shabana who was roaming around the house for a while before entering.Her son had identified that it was Shabana who was his family relative.
Based on his statement the team detained Shabana for the interrogation and when she was grilled she confessed the crime and based on which the accused was arrested.
A detailed investigation by the team she revealed that she had a financial crisis after investing in chit fund business and badly wanted money to lead a life.
Shabana had come to meet Dilshad to seek financial help.After noticing that she was alone Shabana choked Dilshad to death before pressing her neck against the ground.Thus she had decided to kill Dilshad and also asked some money.As Dilshad refused to give the money she came to meet her and killed to rob the jewels.
She took jewels and other belongings to escape.The incident came to light when the family members returned home and found her dead.
A case has been registered in Ashoknagar police station and the police have taken the accused Shabana into custody and further investigation is on.
Finally Bengaluru Police Commissioner,Kamal Pant,has appreciated,Addl CP West,Soumendhu Mukherjee,DCP Central,MN Anucheth,ACP, Cubbon park Sub-Division,Yathiraju BR,PI,Bharath,and other staff who has detected the murder case of elderly woman and arrested the accused within 48 hours and a suitable reward will be given to the team he added.