Mangalore, Feb 9: A body of a man was found in a well at a house near Barabail located opposite KSRTC depot in Kuntikan on February 9, Sunday.
The deceased is Antony Pinto (49), a resident of the Kuntikan.
It is learnt that, after having a dinner at his house on Saturday at 10 pm, Antony went missing. The family who went in search of him could not be found, but on Sunday morning, his body was found in a well at a neighbouring house.
The Blood stains and injury marks found on his body indicated that Antony was stabbed and thrown in to well.
The fire service arrived at the spot and lifted the body out of the well.
Antony is survived by his wife and two daughters.
Urwa police have registered a case.