16 August Tuesday

Pothencode Murder : Second Accused Ottakam Rajesh Arrested

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Monday Dec 20, 2021

Coimbatore : Police on Sunday nabbed the  second accused in the Pothencode murder of Sudeesh. The culprit, Ottakam Rajesh, was on the run  and was nabbed from from Coimbatore.  Sudeesh(Unni) and  Muttai Syam are  the first and second accused respectively and are in remand.

The Murder
The murder was reported perpetrated from  gang rivalry. On  11th of last month, the accused trio hacked Sudheesh to death in Pananvilla colony of Pothencode’s Kaloor. After the kill, culprits rode away on bike flaunting Sudeesh’s severed leg. The visuals of this graphic scene viralled on social media in which first accused Sudeesh(Unni) is seen holding up the deceased’s severed leg high up in a trophy-like style.