Hotelier murdered at Anakaputhur

A woman aged 54 running a restaurant was allegedly murdered by two men at Anakaputhur on Tuesday.

Published: 29th November 2018 09:09 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th November 2018 09:09 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

CHENNAI: A woman aged 54 running a restaurant was allegedly murdered by two men at Anakaputhur on Tuesday. Police said Manonmani, along with her husband Devadoss , was running a restaurant at Anakaputhur near her house. On Tuesday, around 7 pm she returned home. After she entered the house, two men barged in and repeatedly hacked her and escaped, said a police officer. Restaurant employees alerted police and she was taken to Government Hospital, Chromepet, where she was declared ‘dead on arrival.’

Shankar Nagar police, based on the CCTV footage, said the suspects were one Ilayaraja and Srinivasan, who were recently sacked from the restaurant.  The duo were working at the restaurant and are said to have been sacked by Manonmani a few days ago for coming drunk for work, said the police officer. Two special teams have been formed to the nab the suspects.

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