Robbers slaughter father of 4 in Lahore
LAHORE: A father of four was found slaughtered in his residence here in Kot Abdul Malik area in Shahdra police precincts on late Thursday night.
Police said that the deceased later identified as Khalid Javed, 35, a senior clerk at the GPO, was lying dead in a pool of blood in his house as they rushed to the crime scene.
The complainant, Muhammad Asif, told the police that unidentified robbers barged into the residence of his brother Khalid Javed and locked the family members in a room.
The bandits later slaughtered Khalid Javed on offering resistance during house robbery and fled away after collecting cash and gold ornaments worth hundreds of thousands of rupees.
Wife of the deceased lost her consciousness and was rushed to a local hospital, where her condition was reported to be out of danger.
Police investigators said that the motive behind the killing was yet to be ascertained. The police shifted the body to the morgue for autopsy. Further investigations were underway.
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