Log in

Murderer of parents gets life imprisonment

Murderer of parents gets life imprisonment
Udupi: The additional district and sessions court here, sentenced life imprisonment for Suresh Marakala for murdering his parents.

The judgment was delivered by judge R.V Patil on Thursday March 12.  

Suresh Marakala (29) a resident of  Honnekumbri in Heggunje village in Udupi taluk used to harass parents Heriya Marakala (65) and Babi Marakalti (60), for money. He used to fight with them when they refuse to give the money.

On May 2, 2012 he fought with his parents on the same issue. But this time he could not control his anger and at around 3.30 am in the next morning he hit the elderly couple on their head with a wooden stick when they were asleep. He then dumped the body in a thicket.  

The then police sub-inspector of Brahmavar station had registered a case  and the then police circle inspector, D T Prabhu, had conducted investigation and filed charge sheet in the court.

Related items

  • Udupi: DC visits Karkala for review meet
  • Sorake asks to provide better marketing facilities for farmers
  • Fee row: Parents protest in front of Jnana Deepa school in Mudipu
  • 16 GPs in Udupi covered under drinking water supply scheme
  • Bandh: thumps up in Udupi; mixed reaction in Kunadapur
More in this category: « Desperate youth tries to loot bank with toy pistol Girl harassed, tension grips Ullal »