Ernakulum: Sebin, the key accused in the incident of youth trampled down to pit land after being killed, was resided at Arjun, the victim’s home on the day prior to the incident, the parents said. They said Arjun himself prepared tea and served Sebin at his room.
Sebin behaved very cordially with the Arjun’s family members whenever he visited their home. Last time he reached at Sebin’s home after being made conspiracy with Rony, the co-accused to murder Arjun at the second annual commemorating day of his brother’s death.
Last year Arjun and his friend Abin, Sebin’s brother were caught in an accident at Kalamasseri in which Abin was killed. Sebin believed Arjun deliberately went at Abin’s home and bring him along with him on his bike and created the accident episode. Arjun’s friends believe that Roni and Sebin jointly killed Arjun. Sebin was called over phone by Vidyan, Arjun’s father and he accompanied by his friends reached at Arjun’s home. Nothing unusual could be noticed in his behavior, the parents said. Sebin said we had done nothing to him and we could not see him after he left to buy petrol.
The family handed him over to the police after he made contradictory statements when the friends and relatives of Arjun questioned him over the missing of Arjun. The accused who committed the crime is a minor, said sindhu Arjun’s mother. The family alleged police to have shown reluctance over the incident.