Police received information about the body of the 24-year-old woman found inside a bathroom of her third floor flat in NG Complex in Marol late on Sunday night
A cleaning staff of a housing society in Mumbai’s Marol area was arrested on Monday for allegedly murdering a trainee airhostess living in the building, Powai police said.
Late on Sunday night, police learned that a 24-year-old woman’s body had been discovered in a bathroom of her third-floor apartment in the NG Complex in Marol.
According to deputy commissioner of police (DCP) Datta Nalawade, eight teams were set up to find the suspects.
According to the official, Vikram Atwal, 40, a building cleaner, was detained on Monday morning.
“On the basis of technical investigation and interviewing several people in the building, we narrowed down the list of suspects until we reached the accused. The accused was arrested within 14 hours after the FIR (first information report) was registered. He was nabbed from his residence in Tunga village on Sunday morning,” said Nalawade.
The body of the woman was sent to Rajawadi Hospital for post-mortem.
Further investigation to ascertain the motive behind the murder is underway.
Airhostess Murder, Man arrested in Mumbai Powai….