According to the police, the victim Joseph Selvaraj, 57, from MKB Nagar runs a steel business with his office located at Washermenpet. Recently, Joseph’s son got married and other family members are staying in Bengaluru for the time being. Joseph alone is staying in his residence. On Thursday morning, he left for his shop in Washermenpet. Around 2 pm, his neighbour called him to inform that he heard some noise from Joseph’s house.