Bullet-riddled body of youth found in Ghaziabad

Last Updated: Fri, Feb 15, 2013 17:00 hrs

Ghaziabad, Feb 15 (IANS) A body of an unidentified youth bearing multiple gunshot wounds was found here Friday, police said.

The Loni police received a call about a dead body lying in the Indraprastha residential upcoming colony near Banthla crossing and reached the spot. The young man, seeming to be around 25, had no identification.

"Police are trying to identify the man on the basis of his mobile phone found near him. The balance had run out hence no call could not be made from the mobile and calls to it could not be made since the number was not known," said Superintendent of Police (Rural) Jagdish Sharma.

"The mobile has been sent to establish the mobile number so that on its basis, his identity could be established with the help of the service provider," he added.

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