New Delhi, Oct 10: Three members of a family were stabbed to death in Kishangarh area of Delhi’s Vasant Kunj on Wednesday.
The police confirmed the murder and said that deceased were attacked by a knife.
“Mithlesh Verma, his wife and daughter attacked by a knife. The fourth member of the family was present in the house; has an injury in finger”, Joint Commissioner Ajay Choudhary on Vasant Kunj told media.
Mithilesh and Siya, a couple in their 40s, and their daughter Neha.
According to the police, neighbours entered their house to check on them after finding the main door ajar at around 4.30 a.m.
The neighbours told the police that they heard the son, Suraj, 19, crying for help from the balcony of their apartment on the first floor.
“He was heard shouting that his mother had saved him,” the officer said, adding that his statement was being recorded.
Police have formed eight teams to probe the case. “We are investigating from all possible angles,” he added.