09 March 2019
Koraput: In a shocking incident, a 70-year-old retired cop and his wife were found allegedly found murdered inside their house near Jayanagar chhak in Jeypore here today morning.
The deceased have been identified as Sheikh Rehman and his wife Habija Biwi.
According to reports, a relative tried knocking on their door in the morning but there was no answer. With the help of neighbours, he called up police to the spot. Cops opened the door and found two bloodied bodies lying on the floor. An axe was also present at the crime scene, said sources.
Koraput SP has formed two team under the leadership of Borigumma SDPO and Jeypore SDPO to probe into the matter. Meanwhile, the couple's son and his wife have been held for interrogation.