In a horrifying incident, a 23-year-old Mumbai-based model allegedly pushed his mother during a fight. The 45-year-old mother fell in the bathroom that lead it to her death. The Mumbai police have arrested the model the connection to the matter on Saturday.
Mumbai's Oshiwara police said that Lakshya Singh, a model, was arrested Friday in connection with the death of his mother Sunita Singh, 45. The deceased along with her son and his fiancee, stay in a rented flat in Cross Gate building in Mumbai's Lokhandwala area.
The accused son was produced in court on Saturday which sent him to police custody till October 8. Initial investigations have revealed that mother and son were addicted to drugs, said Shailesh Pasalwad, senior inspector, Oshiwara Police Station.
"We will interrogate the accused today to ascertain what exactly led to the scuffle between them," he said.
According to another official, the accused has told the police that he had pushed his mother in the bathroom during a scuffle, possibly over finances, after consuming drugs Wednesday midnight.
The deceased hit her head on the wash basin and collapsed, while Lakshya locked the bathroom from outside, police said. When Lakshya opened the door in the morning, he found his mother dead, police said.