Daltonganj: Three people including a woman have been arrested for kidnapping and later killing a boy for the want of property in Panki Police Station area of the Palamu district.
The arrested have been identified as Rameshwar Singh, his wife Urmila Devi and Chandan Kumar. Police said that the boy Ayush Kumar had been missing since June 14 and after his parents registered a complaint the trio were picked up by the police on suspicion who later confessed to their crime.
Later police managed to recover the body of the from the banks of the local river. The culprits confessed that they had kidnapped the boy on June 14 itself and on the same day he was strangulated to death.