Tushar Atre Wiki, Biography
The heartbreaking murder case of Tushar Atre is ready to be explored and depicted in the upcoming new episode 25 of season 18 of the true-crime series 48 Hours. The episode will arrive exclusively on Investigation Discovery, this Monday, January 9, 2023, at 10:00 p.m. m., Eastern Time (ET).
The official synopsis for the latest 48-hour episode titled Who Shot the Tech Exec reads:
“Successful tech executive turned cannabis entrepreneur Tushar Atre was found stabbed and shot at his cannabis farm in the Santa Cruz Mountains; Tracy Smith investigates his kidnapping and murder and follows the trail that led to four suspects “.
Ever since the news of the new episode of 48 Hours on ID, which depicts Atre’s case, was announced, the audience has been curious to find out everything about what happened to the self-made millionaire.
Tushar Atre was stabbed several times and shot in the head.
Around 2:45 a.m. m. On October 1, 2019, Tushar was inside his affluent 3,000-block home in Pleasure Point, Santa Cruz, when intruders broke into his home with a rifle and a duffel bag. They kidnapped him and forced him into his girlfriend Rachael Emerlye’s white BMW SUV.
Atre was taken to Soquel San Jose Road in the Santa Cruz Mountains, near his own cannabis business. He was then stabbed multiple times and shot in the back of the head before he passed away.
When Atre was being kidnapped, one of his employees was inside his house and immediately called and informed the police about the terrifying incident. The police soon began an extensive search, and around 9 am, they discovered the white BMW SUV. Near the car, the police found the wounded body of Atre.
Four men named Kaleb Charters, Stephen Nicolas Lindsay, Kurtis Charters, and Joshua Camps are prime suspects in Atre’s gruesome kidnapping and murder. All of them are currently awaiting trial.
Atre and his girlfriend Rachael Emerlye were business partners
Reportedly, Tushar Atre was a self-made millionaire of Indian origin residing in Santa Cruz, California. He was the founder and CEO of a digital marketing corporation called AtreNet Inc. based in Santa Cruz.
He too got into the cannabis business and soon became the owner of a facility that was working and producing various medical cannabis products on Soquel San Jose Road in Santa Cruz. Atre had a girlfriend named Rachael Emerlye, who was also his business partner.
Atre was known for his kindness, work ethic, and spirituality. He was loved by his friends and relatives. Everything was going well for the tech executive-turned-entrepreneur until 2019. Atre was 50 when his precious life was cut short on October 1, 2019.
Don’t forget to watch 48 Hours Season 18 Episode 25, which will air on Monday, January 9, 2023 at 10:00 p.m. m. ET, exclusively on Investigation Discovery.