A three-year-old boy who went missing from his residence in East Delhi was found in a field in Meerut.
The police said his body was found in decomposed condition and found without head and limbs.
The police have arrested an 18-year-old boy, resident of same colony for allegedly kidnapping and killing the boy. He was arrested from his relative’s house in Meerut.
As per the case details, the boy went missing from his house on November 30 and the same day, the accused too allegedly left his house. The family had suspicion on him and launched a hunt to first find the boy. However, he wasn’t found anywhere and the accused was also missing from his home.
A passerby found the decomposing body and alerted police next day. The boy’s parents alleged that the accused kidnapped and sexually assaulted the minor.
The police stated that they have sent the body for a post mortem and the details of the same will reveal if he was sexually assaulted.
After the body was recovered, police apprehended the accused from his uncle’s house in Meerut.
During the interrogation, the accused revealed that he left the victim in a sugarcane field at Meerut. A team went there and found that UP Police had already found a body.