A 42-year-old man was shot dead over an old property dispute between two families in Vasai. The deceased’s two brothers were also injured in the attack by nine persons outside their residence on Monday morning.
A dead body of a man was found floating in the Papad Khind dam in Virar East on Thursday morning. Following the incident, water supply from the dam has been temperoarily suspended, while the dead body has been sent for post mortem.
A 36-year-old man lost his life after a group attacked and brutally assaulted him and four others with sharpedged weapons and bamboo sticks on the midnight of Saturday-Sunday. He succumbed to his injuries while being operated at a local hospital.
The Arnala police in Virar have arrested Sikand Shaikh, 43, for allegedly strangulating a 40-year-old call girl after they had a spat over the payment of Rs 400. The case was especially tricky because the police are yet to identify the woman.
The captain of a fine dining restaurant cum hotel in Nalasopara who was manning the reception counter was shot at by an unidentified person on Sunday afternoon.