LAHORE: A mother of six was shot dead by her husband in Shadbagh on Wednesday, police said. The killer is at large while the police have moved the body to morgue for autopsy.
Police investigators that Mazhar exchanged harsh words with his first wife Nusrat Bibi at a slum in Shadbagh and opened straight fire at her, killing her on the spot.
Police cited his family as saying that the relations between the couple were not cordial after the man contracted second marriage. Police have registered a case and are investigating. However, no arrest was made till filling of this report.
Separately, a 35-year-old Nigerian man was found dead in Nolakha area of the provincial capital. According to police, the man, identified as Obiezde, was lying dead at his apartment when the got in it. The body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. Police said they have registered a case and launched investigation.
Police are yet to ascertain identity of the teenage girl, who was found murdered after being raped in Kot Lakhpat, sources said Wednesday.
A case has been registered against unidentified killers and the police are investigating to solve the blind murder mystery.
A couple of days ago, police recovered the sack-packed body of a 15-year-old girl from an empty plot and launched the investigation to unearth the killers. Police investigators say they believe unidentified men sexually assaulted the girl before strangulating her.