Lahore: Two shot dead over ‘rivalry’
LAHORE: Two people gunned down a businessman and his young son apparently over rivalry in Shadbagh on Saturday. Police said the victims had disputes with some relatives and also with their business partners.
Noor Muhammad, 55-year-old of Yasrab Colony, was running an iron business in Misri Shah. He and his son, Umer, 22, were on their way when two armed motorcyclists intercepted them and later shot at them, killing them on the spot. The assailants fled after ensuring their victims had expired.
According to initial investigations, Umer was also not enjoying a good reputation and had association with the people of bad repute. He used to scuffle with his friends and other people. The family had refused to nominate anybody in the double murder case registered on the complaint of Noor’s another son Muhammad Ahmad with no arrest so far.