King Of Prussia Pennsylvania. Authorites report ten month Saanvi Venna has been who had been missing since Monday has been found deceased. A family friend of the Vanni family is being accused of her murder and Saavni' grandmother 61 year old Satayvahni Venna who was also killed in her apartment in a Philadelphia suburb.
Montgomery County Assistant District Risa Vetri Ferman said the body of the child was found in the Marquis apartment basement around 4:30am. A family friend Raghunanean Yaneadrmuri who lives in the same apartment planned to kidnap Saavni and hold her for ransom of $50,000. The plan to kidnap the child went bad when her grandmother tried to fight him off she died with stab wounds to her neck and chest.
Ferman said Yaneadmarmuri thought since Saavi's parents were employed as software engineers he thought he score a quick paycheck by kidnapping their child since he thought they were rich.
The authorities said Satayvahni died when she tried to fight off her attacker who tried to prevent her granddaughter from being kidnapped based on the wounds on her body. Yaneadmarmuri knew the Venna family since the summer.
Satayvahni was visiting her relatives from her native India since July and had planned to return to her homeland in January. The Venna family said the remains of Satayvahni will be returned to her native India for burial.
News sources Philly.com, Associated Press, The Patriot News and Mari A Schaeffer