Gaya, May 10: Rocky Yadav, the son of JD(U) MLC Manorma Devi, who is accused in killing of a teenager here, was arrested early on Tuesday, police said.
Gaya senior superintendent of police Garima Malik confirmed to media the arrest. "He has been arrested, we will let you know more details soon."
Addressing media persons, the Malik said, "Rocky has confessed to the crime. He was arrested with his weapon. His SUV has also been seized."
The 30-year-old was absconding after the incident, was arrested from Bodh Gaya, about 15 km from Gaya. He was found in a factory near Bodh Gaya.
However, when paraded before the media, Rocky Yadav told reporters, "I didn't shoot anyone. I was in Delhi and came because my mother called me."
Yadav is the son of legislative council member Manorma Devi of the ruling Janata Dal (United) (JD-U). Yadav allegedly shot dead Aditya Sachdeva, a teenager on Saturday night for overtaking his car on the Bodh Gaya-Gaya road.