Siwan: An elderly person Shivnath Bhagat was allegedly murdered by his son- in-law Shivji Bhagat at village Bajrahiya under Gautam Buddha (GB) Nagar police station in Siwan district on Monday. GB Nagar ps SHO Lalan Singh said that Shivji had come to his in-law’s house as his wife had quarrelled with him and come to her maika (father’s house). He said that Shivji used to booze and beat his wife and also did not give her money for living. The SHO said that Shivji reached his in-law’s house where he had heated argument with his in-law’s. He said that incensed over it, Shivji murdered his father in-law and fled from there. Raids were on to arrest him, the SHO added.