NEW DELHI: On Wednesday night, a 22-year-old man was stabbed to death following a scuffle with three to four men in the Tigri area of South Delhi.According to the police, the deceased, identified as Rohit was stabbed eight times before being shot at twice from close range by the accused Akash, his brother Annu, Kapil and a few others. According to police, Akash has previous cases against him including that of murder. The deceased also has a case registered against him of a minor scuffle. The locals called police after the incident of stabbing. When the police reached the spot, Rohit was shifted to Batra Hospital by his relatives. He succumbed to his injuries and was declared dead on arrival. Also Read – After eight years, businessman arrested for kidnap & murderThe south Delhi police have registered a case under Section 302/34 of Indian Penal Code and the Arms Act at the Tigri police station. Parminder Singh, the Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), South district, said, “During the investigation, it was found that Rohit had an altercation with Akash during the day. In the night, Akash, his brother Annu, Kapil and few others intercepted Rohit and stabbed and fired at him multiple times,” said Singh. Also Read – Two brothers held for snatchings”We did not find any apparent enmity between the deceased and the accused. It seems they got into a random altercation and entered into a fight which turned out to be fatal,” said Additional DCP South Parvinder Singh. The South Delhi police are scanning the CCTV footage in the area in order to know the crime sequence and whereabouts of the accused. The body has been sent for postmortem and an investigation is underway to arrest the absconding accused.