Hyderabad: A woman and her in-laws were arrested for murdering and setting a 35-year-old man on fire at Dharmaram Hillocks earlier this week.
The barcode of an empty liquor bottle found at the crime scene led the police to the wine shop, where they checked the CCTV cameras and closed in on the accused.
According to officials, the charred body of Boini Srinivas was found by the VRA of Dharmaram village, who then approached the Keesara police and registered a case.
The accused were identified as Thigala Yadagiri, 50, maternal uncle of Srinivas, Sepathi Ramesh, 50, his friend, Boini Swapna, 28, his wife, Laxmi, 52, mother-in-law and Bantu Mallesham, 63, father-in-law, police said. “Yadagiri and Ramesh confessed to killing him with a boulder,” police said....