Arpana B. Jinaga (25), software engineer from Hyderabad, was found murdered in Redmond city of Washington State in the United States. She was found with a deep slash on her throat.
Arpana had gone to the US. four years ago after completing engineering course in Vignana Jyothi Insitute of Technology in Bachupally.
Arpana’s body was found by a family friend in Valley View Apartment of Redmond after her father asked him to visit her, as she had not called home for the last two days. The family friend found the doors broken and her body lying near the bed with several bleeding wounds, apparently inflicted with a sharp-edged weapon.
Arpana’s body was taken to King County Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy. An investigation is on into the incident by the Redmond police.