Man hammers wife to death in Karachi
KARACHI: A 48-year-old man hammered his wife to death on Saturday in their house in Korangi, police and hospital sources said. Police arrested the suspect, Yaqoob Masih, and seized from him the hammer and the knife he had used in the offence.
The body of Nasreen Masih was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre where sources said the 42-year-old victim received multiple wounds to her head with a heavy object. They said the woman was also stabbed in the abdomen. The police said the suspect killed his wife – a mother of eight – as he suspected her character.