PATNA: Rakesh Ranjan alias Rocky Yadav, who is accused of fatally shooting a class 12 student for overtaking his car, has surrendered in a Bihar court on Saturday.
“Rocky, who arrived in Patna from Delhi on Saturday morning, surrendered in the Gaya Civil Court,” a district police official said. Rocky’s parents were also present in the court.
Rocky was untraceable since yesterday after Supreme Court cancelled his bail which was granted by the by Patna High Court on October 19.
He was later arrested on May 11 after the incident was highlighted by the media.
The charge sheet has named Rocky and another man as co-accused in the murder case.
Seeking cancellation of Rocky’s bail, the Bihar government’s petition contended that “he has shot dead a young boy on the highway because he could not tolerate a small Swift car overtaking his big and imported Land Rover”.