Soro, Feb 23: In a shocking incident, a woman and her elder son were arrested for allegedly killing the younger son at Ichhapur in Bahanga area of Balasore district.
The incident came to fore after Soro police arrested the woman and her elder son after 11 days.
The deceased has been identified as Balaram Jena.
According to sources, Balaram’s mother Sukuri had a verbal with him over a family dispute. The verbal spat took an ugly turn when Sukuri hit Balaram with a crowbar causing his death on the spot.
Later, Sukuri with the help of her elder son Jagabandhu dumped the body in their house, in a bid to hide the crime.
However, the matter came to light when Sukuri and Jagabandhu returned to their village after performing the last rites Balaram.