Woman beaten to death on suspicion of mobile theft

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016,13:45 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Shahjahanpur | A 30-year-old woman was beaten to death on suspicion of stealing a mobile handset in Alhaganj area here, police said Tuesday.

Kusuma Devi was beaten to death by Sanjeev, Rajeev and Babloo, allegedly on charges of stealing a mobile set in Girdharinagar village on Sunday night, they said.

Kusuma’s husband, who had left the house the same night fearing more trouble, lodged an FIR yesterday.

The body had been sent for postmortem and efforts were being made to arrest the accused.