Jajpur: A woman was found dead with her throat slit at Gunthuripada village under Binjharpur police limits Jajpur district on Monday. The identity of the deceased woman was not known immediately.
According to sources, the woman body was found lying in a pool of blood this morning. On intimation by locals, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident.
The husband of the deceased woman resides outside for work and her father-in-law was not present when the incident took place, sources added.
While a detailed investigation into the matter is underway, police suspect the woman was murdered by her in-laws as the accused in-laws are reportedly on the run after the incident.