Ex serviceman, family found murdered in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar, motive still unknown

Ahmednagar: A four-member family of an ex-soldier was found brutally murdered in Shevgaon village of Ahmednagar in Maharashtra on Sunday morning, police said.

According to a police official, the victims were found in a pool of blood by neighbours around dawn.

The victims were identified as: Appasaheb Govind Harvane, 58, his wife Sunanda, 48, their daughter Snehal, 18, and son Makarand, 15. The motive behind the killings is not yet known.

They had been repeatedly stabbed by a sharp weapon. The incident reportedly occurred at around midnight, the official said.

Updated Date: Jun 18, 2017 13:20:25 IST