The 26-year-old model, who was on Thursday arrested for the murder of a government school teacher in Bawana, had allegedly hired two “contract killers”, police said on Friday.
Police also announced a fourth arrest in the case on Friday. The fourth accused, Rajeev’s driver Deepak, was arrested for helping Angel contact the two contract killers.
Deputy commissioner of police (Rohini), Rajneesh Gupta, said, “Shashi Prabha alias Angel Gupta had struck a deal for Rs 10 lakh with the two hired killers and had paid them ₹2.5 lakh in two instalments.”
On Monday morning, Sunita, a teacher of a government school in Sonepat in Haryana, was found murdered on the streets of Bawana. She had sustained three bullet wounds.