Bargarh: Police arrested a man for allegedly killing his uncle over a property dispute at Jada village under Bhati block in Bargarh district on Wednesday.
The accused was identified as Mohan Bhue.
According to sources, the incident occurred last night when Mohan had a heated argument with his uncle identified as Kalia Bhue over a property dispute. In a fit of anger, Mohan attacked Kalia with an axe killing him on the spot.
Mohan fled the spot soon after committing the murder. Later, some locals informed the police about the matter.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter by sending the body for autopsy.
However, the police nabbed him later after conducting raids at several places in the village.