Lahore: Boy shoots girl for jilting him
LAHORE: A student of a college in Gulberg shot his class fellow after she refused to marry him. Ghalib Market SHO Shoaib Khan said, “The injured girl, Shehla, and the accused, Naeem, were class fellows.” He said Naeem had asked Shehla to marry him (Naeem), but she refused. However, the couple started dating later. Naeem tried to convince Shehla to marry him on Monday and again on Tuesday, but she refused. After classes, Shehla was walking home when Naeem tried to talk to her. Shehla refused and Naeem shot her and fled.
The police took the girl to Services Hospital. Shehla was shot in the hand. Shehla quoted Naeem as warning her, “I am asking you for the last time to marry me. I refused and he shot at me and fled.”