Newly wed 19 year old girl was killed by her own husband along with his wife.
Karthikeyan (25) a native of Muthukrishnapuram in Tuticorin married Amutha (19) of Gurumalai near Kovilpatti on 6th December 2013.
Last Friday (8th Feb 2014) the couple have gone to Thiruchendur to worship the Lord and later in the evening visited Kulasekarapattinam Temple. According to a complaint lodged by Karthikeyan, while he was returning home after visiting temples, a gang of men after attacking him have taken away Amutha. On this, Kulasekarapattinam registered a case and started their investigation. Police found the body of Amutha, killed with a throat cut, in the near by place where Karthikeyan has said of attack and abduction.
Investigation with Karthikeyan revealed that it was he in association with his friends Thangaraj (23) of Thalamuthu Nagar of Tuticorin and Muthu Karthik of Madha Nagar in Tuticorin, killed, taken away the jewels and tried to stage a drama of abduction and murder.
Police have arrested all the three accused and put them in jail.