Hyderabad vet rape and murder case: All four accused killed in crossfiring
New Delhi : All the four accused arrested in Hyderabad Vet rape and murder case have been killed in a police encounter during the wee hours on Friday, said Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar.
The police said the four accused were shot dead on Friday morning in an encounter on the NH-44 near Hyderabad -- the same highway where the charred body of 26-year-old Disha was found.
Hyderabad: Senior Police officials arrive at the site of the encounter. All four accused in the rape and murder of woman veterinarian in Telangana were killed in an encounter with the police when the accused tried to escape while being taken to the crime spot. https://t.co/TB4R8EuPyr pic.twitter.com/7fuG87MP0m— ANI (@ANI) December 6, 2019
According to a report, all the four accused were taken to the spot for the recreation of incidents on that horrific night. But, the accused tried to make and escape and when cops tried to stop them they started firing.
In the reverse firing, all four accused were killed.
Nationwide protests had erupted after charred body of a 26-year-old woman was found in an underpass on Hyderabad outskirts on November 28.
The 26-year-old veterinary doctor was smothered, raped and then burnt by four men night and her body was found the next day on November 28 under a culvert on the Hyderabad-Bengaluru national highway.