IBM Employee's Murder: Former Yahoo Engineer Arrested

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Submitted by Subeditor on Thu, 2016-01-21 13:54 Bengaluru: Two days after a female employee of IBM Bangalore was found murdered in her apartment near Kadugodi , Sukhabir Singh ( 30), a former software engineer with Yahoo India has been arrested on this regard by Kadugodi Police here on Thursday. The suspect has been identified as Sukhabir Singh (30) hailing from Haryana. According to the police sources, Sukhabir came in touch with the diceased Kusum Rani through social media on December 31, 2015. Then they exchanged their phone numbers on January 9 and he came to the city on January 19 to meet Kusum Rani. The suspect met Kusum at her apartment on the same day and demanded money from her. Kusum Rani was reluctant to give the money as she was already shocked with a loss of around Rs. 5 lakh to a credit card fraudster. She had registered a case on this regard at Kadugodi Police station earlier. Though she explained all those insidents to Sukhabir, he was not ready to leave the apartment. Later there was altercation and eventually that ended up in the murder of Kusum. The suspect may be brought to the city by Thursday evening. Sukhabir Singh was also an employee with Accenture earlier. He has been unemployed since 2013.