Welder arrested by Konanakunte Police for stabbing his friend to death inebirated state

Yogesh K Porwar & Avanth Kumar Kankariya

The Konanakunte police on Monday arrested a 25-year-old for stabbing his friend to death in an inebriated state on Sunday.

The accused Syed Wajeed and deceased Safeer Ahmed,23,used to work as welders at a fabrication shop and were friends.

On Sunday it was a holiday at work and the accused got drunk and started arguing over a trivial row.

Heated argument turned ugly when Wajeed pulled out a dagger and stabbed Safeer .

A fatal attack rendered Safeer died on the spot following which Wajeed escaped .

The Konanakunte police rushed to the spot and track down the accused and arrested him.

Wajeed has been take into custody to ascertain whether the murder was pre planned said a senior officer.