Cop found dead inside house in TVM
Thiruvananthapuram: A policeman was found dead in his residence at Neyyattinkara here on Sunday. It is learned that the body is decomposed for 5 days.
The deceased is identified as Mavilakadavu native Shibu (50) who is a cop at Kanjiramkulam police station.
Six days back, Shibu returned home after Sabarimala duty. According to the neighbours, Shibu didn’t step out after returning from duty.
The neighbours informed police after finding something suspicious as a bad smell was emanating from the premises of the house.
When police rushed to his house, Shibu was found dead in the bedroom.
Shibu was separated from his wife for the past 10 years. He was alone in the house after his 15-year-old daughter left with her mother.
He was under treatment at Thiruvananthapuram medical college due to cardiac disease. Hence, police assume that he succumbed to cardiac issues.
Rural SP and Neyyattinkara DySP also visited the spot. Forensic experts carried an inspection here.
The body will be taken for post-mortem after the COVID test at Thiruvananthapuram medical college.