Incident Reports

Nepal Police: Woman arrested on charge of axing neighbour to death


Gandaki, Myagdi, Malika, Ward 1

Police on Tuesday arrested 45-year-old Laxmidevi Patel of Malika rural municipality-1 Niskot on the charge of killing her neighbour. According to the police, Laxmidevi killed 30-year-old Lokmaya Patel near her house on Tuesday by striking her with an exe. Lokmaya who is related to Laxmidevi died on the spot in the incident. Police are further investigating on the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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