14/12/2016 12:44 PM IST | Updated 14/12/2016 1:11 PM IST

'Crime Patrol' Actor Kamlesh Pandey Shoots Himself Dead

He was upset at not being invited to a family wedding.


Indian television actor Kamlesh Pandey, best known for his role as a police officer on the popular show Crime Patrol, committed suicide in the early hours of Wednesday.

According to a report in the TheTimes of India, Pandey was upset that his wife's sister had not invited him for her eldest daughter's wedding.

Pandey had then showed up drunk at his wife's sister's house in Jabalpur some days after the wedding and created a commotion.

According to the report, he was also carrying a gun.

Then, on the spur of the moment, when he was yelling something out loud, Pandey reportedly fired one shot in the air and another in his own chest.

Family members called the police who declared Pandey dead when they arrived.

Pandey is survived by his wife and two daughters.

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