Body found with multiple injuries on railway track at Dabolim
In a gruesome incident, a middle-aged man was found brutally murdered with multiple injuries, near Dabolim railway station on early Thursday morning.
According to deputy superintendent of police, Vasco, Mr Lawrence D’Souza, the Vasco police and the Vasco railway police learnt about the incident at around 7 a.m. when some locals informed them that a body was lying in a pool of blood on the railway track.
On receiving the information, the police immediately rushed to the scene and found the body with multiple stab injuries in the abdomen, chest and neck. Police said that the head of the deceased was also crushed with a stone to make the murder look as if the man, believed to be a migrant, was killed after being run over by train.
Police said that two persons were detained as suspects in the case on Thursday night.
Vasco railway police have registered an offence under section 302 of Indian Penal Code (IPC). The body has been sent for postmortem at Hospicio Hospital, Margao, which will be conducted on Friday. [NT]