A 38-year-old dental surgeon was stabbed to demise at her residence in Agra and her two youngsters had been injured by a robber who entered the home on the pretext of recharging the household’s set-top-box on Friday afternoon, police officers stated on Saturday, including that the suspect has been arrested.
In response to police, the accused, recognized as Shubham Pathak, entered the home of the deceased, Dr Nisha Singhal, with the intention of robbing the household.
“Dr Nisha Singhal was at residence alongside together with her two youngsters when the accused reached the home. He was a recognized face for the physician’s household as he used to come back for tv re-charging,” inspector common (Agra Vary) A Satish Ganesh stated.
The accused allegedly stabbed the dentist with a knife a number of occasions whereas her youngsters had been in one other room, Ganesh stated. Her husband, Dr Ajay Singhal, was not on the home on the time of the incident, he added.
The accused was arrested on Saturday following a short gunfight. “Police groups had been constituted and the accused was seen driving a bike in trans-Yamuna space the next day (Saturday). Police vigil was enhanced and a barrier was positioned at 100 toes highway the place the accused reached however he noticed the police and tried to flee. He then fired at police and was injured in counter firing and arrested,” Ganesh stated, including that Pathak has been hospitalised with a bullet damage in his legs.
“Throughout interrogation, the accused confessed to the crime. He additionally attacked the son and daughter of the physician,” the IG stated. The kids, 4 and eight, are being handled at a hospital, he stated.
The police have recovered the jewelry and money that Pathak stole from Singhal’s home. “Police recovered ₹24,000 money, jewelry, Singhal’s Aadhaar card and Pathak’s driving license from his bag,” the IG stated.