Ludhiana: A psycho man-eater sixteen year old boy from Ludhiana has been arrested by the police for brutally killing a minor nine year old boy, chopping his body parts into pieces, eating his flesh and drinking his blood. Deepu Kumar was the name of the 9 year old boy who had gone missing from his home on Monday.
Later, his chopped body was found by the police dumped in the isolated place near city’s Dugri area. Both the accused and the victim lived in the same lane and are children of labourers.
According to the police, the accused boy who is a student of standard 8, after killing the minor boy came home and behaved normally, he even cooked food for his father as his mother was reportedly away in Chandigarh with his elder brother.
Police reached the conclusion and arrested the 16-year-old boy after examining the CCTV footage in which Deepu was last seen with the accuser and then the case was solved when the accuser confessed the crime of killing the boy and then eating his flesh.
Deputy commissioner of police Bhupinder Singh went on to say that: “This is a case of cannibalism as the boy craves for human flesh. He told us that he would often want to eat raw chicken. At times he even craved to eat his own limbs.” The accused boy was later taken for medical and psychological tests.