Woman's headless body found in suitcase in Navi Mumbai

The suitcase was found dumped near a well-known marine training institute on Palm Beach Road in Nerul.

Published: 31st July 2017 07:51 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st July 2017 07:51 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

MUMBAI: Headless body of a woman was found stuffed in a suitcase in neighbouring Navi Mumbai today, the police said.

The suitcase was found dumped near a well-known marine training institute on Palm Beach Road in Nerul.

The deceased seemed to be in her 20s, a senior police official said, adding the head of the woman was also found in the suitcase.

The body has been sent for postmortem.

NRI Coastal Police have register a case under sections 302 (punishment for murder) and 201 (causing disappearance of evidence of offence) against unidentified person(s), the official said, adding that further investigation is on in the matter.

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