Nagpur: A 70 year old man, Prabhakar Shende has been arrested for killing 45 year old Ratan Gaur over an argument with the woman they both were living with.
Shende and Gaur, rag pickers, used to live with a 35 year old woman near Mangalmurti Square. As informed by Pratap Nagar Police, the three got drunk last night and Ratan started an argument with the woman and later, started to hit her as well. When the accused interfered, the argument heated further and in anger, Shende smacked the deceased with an iron rod killing him on-the-spot.
On receiving the information, police reached the spot and the body was sent for post mortem. The primary investigations have suggested that Ratan Gaur’s wife had left him. The woman’s husband who used to work with Gaur had died after which they had been living together. Later, Shende, too, started living with them. It is to be mentioned that he had killed his wife back in 2002. The accused has been arrested on charges of murder.