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Man, son held for murder

A man and his son were arrested in the Capital for allegedly murdering a youth for having a relationship with a girl of their family, the police said.

delhi Updated: Sep 18, 2010 23:20 IST

A man and his son were arrested in the Capital for allegedly murdering a youth for having a relationship with a girl of their family, the police said.

Azad (40) and his 19-year-old son Monu were caught from Bawana on Friday in a case of honour killing, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Outer) Chhaya Sharma said.

The two allegedly murdered 23-year-old Mahender Singh on September 14 after they found him in the room of his daughter, she said.

The family reside in Bawana. During investigation, police questioned relatives of the deceased and tried to ascertain the motive behind the murder.