The family members of a girl allegedly chopped off the genital of a 17-year-old boy and beat him to death for his alleged affair with the girl.
The boy was killed after they allegedly brutally thrashed him before slashing his genital.
The teen was identified as Saurabh Kumar, a resident of Repura Rampurshah village under Kanti police station in Muzaffarpur.
The boy was a neighbor of the girl.
When the relatives of the girl saw the two of them together, her relatives allegedly thrashed him brutally.
When the teenager’s family members learned about his death, they attacked the accused person’s house.
Reportedly, the teen’s family members allegedly performed his funeral in front of their house on Saturday.
“Prima facie shows that the boy was killed over an alleged love affair. He was beaten and his genitals were cut off. A postmortem is being done and further details about the injuries will be revealed after the report comes,” Muzaffarpur (City) SP Rajesh Kumar said.
The police arrested Sushant Pandey alias Vijay Kumar when they learned about the case.
Three persons, identified as Ashok Thakur, Ranjit Kumar, and Mukesh Kumar were nabbed for attacking the prime accused’s house.