Aligarh: Aligarh police has arrested five persons for allegedly killing six persons in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh in connection with the recent killing of priests. Police have also seized pistols, cellphones and other equipment from their possession, informed Aligarh SSP Ajay Sahani.
Acting on reliable inputs about the presence of the accused, police reached the spot and nabbed the accused persons.
The accused will be produced before court and will be taken into remand for interrogation, added SSP Sahani .
The incidents of killing priests were taking place from last 30 days. Accused used to leave phone numbers written on paper as bait.
He also further said, investigation into the matter is underway. The actual reason behind the murder is yet to be ascertained and will be known once the investigation into the matter is completed.