Lucknow, July 24: Cop named Deepak Mishra on Tuesday was suspended in Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki after he took two convicts to the victim’s house instead of escorting them to a local court for a hearing, Times of India repored. The two convicts Deshraj and Jagdish were responsible for murdering a man identified as Kailsh due to personal differences, in February, 2018.

Both the convicts were supposed to be brought before the local court. But the cop took them to the victim’s house. The policeman also used a private vehice to ferry the convicts, the leading daily reported.

Further, when villagers saw the accused in the village, they started clicking pictures. Following which, the cop, along with the accused left the spot.