Bihar road rage: Rocky Yadav confesses to murdering teenager

Bihar road rage: Rocky Yadav confesses to murdering teenager

Submitted by alvin on Tue, 2016-05-10 12:21 Gaya (Bihar): After Chief Minister Nitish Kumar assured yesterday that the guilty in the Gaya road rage incident would not be spared, main accused Rocky Yadav on Tuesday admitted to committing the crime after he was arrested by the police. "In his statement, Rocky Yadav admitted committing the crime. I assure you that we will soon arrest others involved in the case. The investigation will reveal about his whereabouts and these things would be addressed later on," Senior Superintendent of Police Garima Malik told the media here. "The incident took place on 7th night and in the early morning of 8th one FIR named accused and one non-FIR named accused with the vehicle used was arrested. Today in the morning we have arrested the main accused with the weapon which was used for committing the offence," she added. Malik further stated that from the time of the incident, raids were being conducted in various places, intelligence gathering was going on and a team has gone to Delhi. "We got information of Rocky being in Bodh Gaya and he was arrested. Anyone who was trying to hide him, will be taken to task. In our investigation, it was not found that he was drunk. We will consider this angle also. A raid was conducted in Manorama Devi's residence and some liquor bottles were recovered. A separate case will be registered," she said. JD(U) MLC Manorama Devi's son Rakesh Yadav alias Rocky, the main accused in the allegedmurder of teenager Aditya Sachdeva in a road rage case, was arrested in the wee hours of morning today. The police said that he was hiding inside a construction company office when Special Task Force (STF) sleuths raided the place at 4 a.m. The arrest happened a day after Rocky's mother Manorama Devi, member of legislative council, was interrogated. The youth was shot dead in Gaya on Saturday night allegedly because the son of JD (U) MLC was irked with the teenager for overtaking his SUV. Aditya, a businessman's son, had recently given his Class 12 exams, was in his Swift car with his friends when he overtook the Range Rover belonging to the family of Manorama Devi. Rocky was travelling in the SUV with a security guard who has said that the bullet that hit Aditya was fired from the personal revolver of the politician's son. (ANI)