Kozhikode: A man stabbed to death a stranger in front of the City Police Commissioner’s office here. After stabbing the stranger, the man entered the commissioner’s office with the knife and confessed that he committed the crime as he wanted to go to jail. Though police hospitalised the victim, he succumbed to the injury.
The man identified as Prabin Das from Valayam stabbed a stranger on his neck at the footpath near Mananchira in Kozhikode city.
The police arrested him immediately. The victim has not been identified yet. Police have found some documents in Tamil language in a cover carried by the person.
According to the statement given by Prabin Das, he murdered the stranger as he wanted to go to the prison. He also revealed to the police that he was searching for strangers or beggars to murder for this purpose. The police suspect that the man is mentally abnormal.
Prabin Das went to the guard room in the commissioner’s office and revealed that he stabbed a man. When the policemen came out, they found a man coming with a deep wound on neck.
The person collapsed at the compound of the office. Though the police shifted him to medical college hospital, he died. The body is kept in the mortuary of the medical college.