Two minors had been detained on Sunday for allegedly killing an 18-year-old youth following a scuffle in northeast Delhi’s Welcome space, police mentioned.
The sufferer, Kashif, allegedly had an altercation with the accused — each aged 15 — over a petty matter on Saturday. He threatened the accused with a screwdriver and warned them to steer clear of him, they mentioned.
“A scuffle broke out between the victim and the accused. One of the accused snatched the screwdriver from Kashif and stabbed him in the chest multiple times,” mentioned Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northeast) Pleasure Tirkey.
The incident occurred round 2.30 pm. The sufferer was admitted to Jag Pravesh Hospital, the place he succumbed to his accidents. A homicide case was registered and the police apprehended the 2 minors, he added.
Kashif suffered two deadly stab accidents on his chest, his autopsy revealed, the police mentioned.