Texas : A Malayali died of gunshot wound in what appeared to be a robbery gone wrong. The incident occurred in a shop that the victim ran in Mezquital, Texas. The deceased has been identified as Sajan Mathew, a native of Kozhenchery in Pathanamthitta.
TSajan ran a beauty supplies store in Mezquital and was was standing by the cash counter, when the robbers shot him point blank. The assailants then escaped with cash from the drawers.
Sajan is member of the the Cheruvill family in Kozhenchery. His wife ,Dalsil, is a nurse. The couple have two children. Sajan has been residing in Texas since 2005.