Telugu Man Shot Dead by 16-yr-old Boy in US

Telugu Man Shot Dead by 16-yr-old Boy in US

In a shocking incident, a Telugu man was brutally shot and killed outside his house in the United States. A 16-year-old minor boy had shot Mr Sunil Edla right outside his residence on 15th Nov (Thursday) night at around 7.45 PM in the Ventnor City in New Jersey. Sunil belonged to Medak district in Telangana, India. He was 61-year-old.

Cops found Sunil Edla on the sidewalk in front of 6 North Nashville Avenue while responding to a 911 call at about 8.04  PM. on Nov 15.

According to cops, the boy had been waiting outside Sunil's residence for a while. As soon as Sunil had returned from his work, the boy shot Sunil dead. Since the boy had shot Sunil on his head, Sunil died on the spot. Soon after this incident, the boy had fled the spot in Sunil's car.

Cops have later traced the accused based on the tracking system in Sunil's car. Cops took the boy into custody on Friday. Since the accused is a boy, cops haven't revealed the name of the boy. The motive behind the brutal killing is yet to be known. Cops are probing the issue.

The accused is identified as a resident of Egg Harbor City. He was lodged in the Harborfields Juvenile Detention Facility in Egg Harbor City on Friday. The teen has been charged with murder in the first degree, first-degree felony murder, first-degree robbery, first-degree carjacking, second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun and second-degree possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose.

Meanwhile, Sunil's family, relatives and friends are shocked by this brutal killing. At a time, Sunil was making preparations to visit India to attend his mother's 95th birthday celebrations, Sunil's killing had shocked the family.

Post-mortem would be held to Sunil's body on Saturday. Sunil's family is devastated with his untimely death.