According to the police, a man allegedly killed his 60-year-old father by electrocution following a quarrel in Jammu earlier this month and dumped his body in a vehicle abandoned in a forest.
The body of Angrez Singh, a resident of Barn Gharota village, was recovered from the rear seat of the vehicle, abandoned in Kheari forest, on September 1.
The Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Sunday that the accused, Sanjay Kumar, was trying to escape and efforts were on to arrest him.
The police said its investigation revealed that Singh was killed by his son over a family dispute. A murder case has been registered against Sanjay Kumar at Gharota police station.