Karachi: Young married girl shot dead
KARACHI: A teenage girl was shot dead at her house in Mehran Town, the Korangi Industrial Area police said on Sunday.
Sixteen-year-old Naseema, wife of 17-year-old Imtiaz Khoso, was engaged in housework when two or three unidentified men barged into her house.
After an exchange of heated words, the men opened fire on Naseema who sustained a bullet in her head and died on the spot. The culprits managed to escape from the crime scene, while the victim’s body was shifted to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC).
SHO Ghulam Sheikh said the victim’s blind mother-in-law and five-year-old brother-in-law were also at home at the time of the incident.
Sheikh said according to the initial investigation, the motive behind the incident is personal enmity.