20-year-old woman stabbed to death by psycho stalker
On Thursday, police affirmed, a 20-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her stalker at the Tambaram railway station, over 30 km from Chennai.
They further added, “After stabbing her in the neck, the accused attempted to kill himself by slitting his throat but survived and is being treated at a local government hospital. The victim was a second-year student studying a diploma course in Medical Laboratory Technology in a private college on the outskirts of Chennai. She was returning home after college and was waiting at the Tambaram railway station to go home to Chrompet. The accused, also in his 20s, who was stalking her stabbed her with a knife at the station. Eyewitnesses informed the police and stopped the accused from harming himself.”
A senior police officer not wishing to be named shed light on the whole matter,” She got acquainted with him two years ago during train journeys. They were not in the same college. It’s a case of estranged love.
The victim was taken in an ambulance to the Chromepet government hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The accused is in stable condition. We have booked him for a murder case now and investigations are on going.”