In a shocking incident, 19-year old Amitabh Borkar was found murdered at Zorikode, Merces on Monday.
The incident came to light when some people noticed the body and informed the police. Old Goa Police Inspector Francis Xavier Corte revealed that the body was lying in a pool of blood with stab injuries on the face and neck.
Although the body was not identified initially, it was identified to be that of Amitabh after his sister lodged a missing complaint with the Old Goa Police Station in which she stated that her brother who had left the house at around 7 pm on Sunday, did not return home that night.
Police have registered an offence of murder against unknown persons.