Dumka: A son killed his step father following a dispute over Rs 500 under Tongra Police Station area of this district.
The deceased Mansa Pujhar was beaten to death by rod by his step son. DSP Santosh Kumar said that on the night of January 15 the son beat his father to death after he refused to give him Rs 500 to get his mobile repaid.
Post the incident the police was conducting a search for the culprit. On Friday police got a tip off that the accused was spotted in a village after which a raid was conducted and he was nabbed and the rod used in the incident was also recovered by the police.