Son hacks mother to death in Kothamangalam
KOCHI: A youth surrendered before the police after hacking his mother to death over a property dispute in Kothamangalam. The dead has been identified as Karthiyani (61), wife of Kuttappana of Kallingaparambil. After committing the crime, the youth identified as Anish Kumar (34) surrendered before the police. The locals nearby said the youth has some mental illness.
The incident happened last night. Initial reports said that he hacked his mother to death with a knife while she was sleeping. Soon after the murder, he went straight to a ward member's house. He directed him to surrender before the police after hearing his version.