Karachi: Woman killed by son-in-law in Landhi
KARACHI: A 55-year-old woman was killed in firing allegedly by her son-in-law that also left her daughter and a neighbour wounded on Tuesday, police said.
The police added Hazrat Ali visited his mother-in-law`s home near Haddi Mill in Landhi to see his estranged wife who had started living there.
“They had an hour-long altercation and finally the husband pulled out a pistol and opened fire,” said Quaidabad SHO Inspector Sajjad Haider. “The firing killed his 55-year-old mother-in-law, Zarin, and left his 27-year-old wife, Tasleem Akhtar, wounded. A woman who resided in the neighbouring house also sustained gunshot wounds.”
The victims were shifted to the JPMC for treatment.