Bhubaneswar, June 8: Laxmisagar police today arrested five persons for allegedly killing a youth in Laxmisagar area on Monday night.
The accused have been identified as Mina Reddy (32), Chalpati Reddy (33), Dhanaraj Reddy (28), Raju Reddy (40) and Sahadeb Reddy (40). Police said that all the accused are residents of a slum in Budhanagar area. Police have also seized a knife and an iron pipe used in the murder.
The deceased Kartik Sahoo was hacked to death over rash driving of vehicle. The accused have called Kartik from his house and took him to an isolated place and later attacked him with sharp weapons.