Nagpur cop's daughter raped, body stuffed in suitcase; accused arrested
A 22-year-old Nagpur woman was killed by two of her friends in Ambernath after being gang raped on Monday. The accused later packed the body in a suitcase and dumped it near Belgaum in Karnataka. It is learnt that the woman was working with an IT firm in Mumbai.
The accused has been identified as Nikhilesh Patil (24) and Akshay Valode (25) who surrendered themselves before Ratnagiri police station and confessed to the crime. They were later arrested under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code.
The police revealed that the two accused along with another friend Nilesh Khobragade took the girl to Akshay Valode's residence in Ambarnath. However, Nilesh left saying that he has some urgent work.
Nikhilesh and Akshay then took turns raping the girl. When the woman told them that she would go to the police and file a complaint against them. "Scared at the prospect of police arrest, the duo caught her mouth and strangled her to death. Later, they put the dead body in a bag and left after dumping it in a vehicle," the official added.