Bhubaneswar: In violent fallout of alcoholism, a tribal man allegedly murdered three members of his family in a remote village under Bonai police jurisdiction of Odisha’s Sundargarh district.
The gruesome murders were executed at midnight hours yesterday at Shibanathpur village. The assailant Kali Munda who committed the crime in inebriated state, had fled from the crime spot. The accused has been taken into custody, police said.
The deceased persons were the accused person’s elder brother, his spouse and two minor sons.
The sharp weapon used for committing the multiple murders has been seized. The arrested murderer has confessed to the crime. Exact motive of the crime is being ascertained, police added.