Lahore: Man killed over money
LAHORE: Two men beat their friend to death over a monetary dispute in Factory Area Police precinct on Thursday night. The Factory Area Police station house officer said that Javed alias Jaida, a resident of Ghazi Road, had a monetary dispute with his friends Shahjahan Butt and Jehangir Butt.
He said that on Thursday Shahjahan and Jehangir took Javed to an empty plot and beat him up. He said that Javed got hurt badly and his friends took him to General Hospital and left. Javed died due to his injuries. The police sent the body for autopsy and registered a case against the accused.
Firing on house in Green Town Unidentified men shot at a house in Green Town on Thursday, police said.
The victim, Hafeezur Rehman, told the police that the unidentified men had been threatening him and his family for several weeks.
He said that the men were used to inquire about his son and had threatened to kill his family. On Thursday, the accused shot at his house and fled, he added. Hafeez lodged a case against the unidentified culprits with the police concerned. The police are investigating.