Chennai, June 15: In such a miserable crime, a group of drunken miscreants attacked a homeless man and then tried to set his private parts on Fire.
The horrifying incident held in Chennai’s Kodambakkam region come to the fore after the brazen video of the incident went viral.
On the night of June 4, a group of four assailants harassed 50-year-old Jaffar, who was sleeping near the Indian Bank at Rangaraja Puram.
As Jaffar was in a drunken state, he was unable to respond when one of the guys tried to torch his private parts. Even the crooks did not end it here, they went on to smack Jaffer with pipes, according to a report in India TodayMeanwhile, Police have detained the miscreants, who have been identified as Shyam, Pugazendhi and Rajesh along with a minor. According to police, they have admitted the heinous act.
However, defending themselves the accused claimed that they were drunk when they attacked him. Police are presently searching for the victim in order to file a case against them.
The video, which is swirling rounds on the social media, has raised serious questions regarding the law and order situation in the state.