A 13-year-old boy, who had gone lacking from his home in Mangaluru was discovered murdered early on Sunday and one particular person was arrested on this connection, police sources stated.
According to police sources, a combat between the sufferer Akeef and the accused over PUBG recreation had led to his demise.
They stated Akeef all the time performed PUBG video games and used to win recurrently.
He had come throughout the minor boy, his neighbour, throughout a go to to a cellular retailer.
They used to play the sport and when Akeef began successful the video games, the opposite boy suspected that another person was taking part in on behalf of Akeef.
He then challenged Akeef to play the sport sitting collectively.
Akeef agreed and on Saturday night time each sat throughout and Akeef misplaced the sport.
An argument ensued and Akeef reportedly threw a stone on the different boy.
Angry over this, the latter hit Akeef with a heavy stone.
Akeef started to bleed profusely and collapsed.
The different boy panicked and lined the physique with banana leaves and coconut fronds and fled the spot.
Ullal police are interrogating the accused minor to know whether or not different boys had been with him whereas committing the crime, the sources stated.
Describing the incident as unlucky, metropolis police commissioner N Shashi Kumar, who visited the spot, urged dad and mom to be watchful whereas handing over cellphones to kids.