Kuchinda: Three persons of a family including two women were axed to death by a neighbour in Odisha’s Sambalpur district today afternoon. The horrific incident occurred in Lapada village under Mahulapali police limits reportedly over property dispute.
The deceased were identified as Saraswati Dehuri, Pirabati Dehuri and Giridhari Sahu.
While the bodies of Saraswati and Pirabati were lying in a pool of blood near their house, another body of Saraswati’s son-in-law Giridhari Sahu was found in a farm land.
Police reached the spot after being informed and launched a probe. It was alleged that the neighbour, Naveen Dehuri murdered the woman, daughter and son-in-law reportedly over property dispute.
Later police detained Naveen Dehuri and son Pintu for questioning in connection with the triple murder.