Vijayawada: An unidentified burnt body of a youth was found in a dump yard at Edlapadu of Chilakaluripet mandal in Guntur district on Saturday. According to Chilakaluripet police, they received information from a passerby about a dead body inside a gunny bag at a dump yard along the side of Boyapalem-Vankayalapadu highway.
Upon reaching the spot, police identified that it could be a case of murder as they found other injuries on the body.
The body was shifted to Guntur Government General Hospital for postmortem. Police said 50% of the body is completely burnt.
Further examination of the scene led to the discovery of a pair of slippers and a leather belt suspected to belong to the victim. Police said local CCTV footage will be inspected. A case has been registered under section 174 of CrPC (suspicious death). TNN