Lahore: Kidnapped boy killed
LAHORE: A man strangled a 10–year–old boy after kidnapping him for ransom in the Chuhng area on Wednesday. The victim was identified as Ahmad Ibrahim, son of Muhammad Ibrahim of Sher Shah Colony, Chuhng. The police said the victim’s father had sold his car some time back and the accused Ishfaq, who happened to be his next-door neighbour, planned to kidnap his son to get ransom from him to pay a loan of Rs2,50,000. He kidnapped the boy but later, he strangled him to avoid his arrest. The police recovered the victim’s body from the house of the accused. The police have registered a case and sent the body to morgue.