Mentally unsound tribal man kills son Jamshedpur, Nov 7 (PTI) A tribal man, said to bementally unsou

Mentally unsound tribal man kills son Jamshedpur, Nov 7 (PTI) A tribal man, said to bementally unsound, has allegedly killed his 18-month-old son inJharkhand's West Singhbhum district, police said on Thursday.

The officer-in-charge of Sonua Police Station, KuldeepKumar said 35-year-old Selai Surin of Bari village, used asharp-edged weapon to slit his sons throat before runningafter his wife, who managed to flee.' The OC, said 'Surin is mentally unsound'.

After the family members reported to the police aboutthe incident on Wednesday, a police team arrested Surin onWednesday, produced him before a local court, which sent himto 14 days judicial custody, the police officer said.

The police has seized the weapon used in the crime,the officer added. PTI BS PVRRG RG