70-yr-old woman dies after drunk son threw her in well in Thrissur
Aloor: On the day after Thiruvonam, an elderly woman was brutally murdered by her son. The deceased has been identified as Alur native Ammini, 70. Her son Suresh, who came home drunk, threw Ammini into a well in the backyard of the house. Suresh also called Dinesh (40) was taken into custody by Alur police.
Police said the incident took place on Sunday around 4.30 pm. The neighbors said that Suresh, who was an alcoholic, used to create ruckus at his house. Ammini was suffering from age-related ailments. SI Subind said that Suresh threw his mother in the well under the influence of alcohol.
Ammini and her sons Sudheesh and Suresh, and Suresh's family were living in the house. Ammini's eldest son Sudheesh is unmarried and he was not at home at the time of the incident. Suresh's wife and daughter were at a hospital in Mala.
Police said the arrest of Suresh will be recorded the next day. A team led by Chalakudy Fire Station Assistant Station Officer Biju Antony recovered the body from the well. The body was floating in the well.