Son kills father in Liaquatabad
LAHORE: A man was hammered to death by his son over some domestic issue in the jurisdiction of Liaquatabad police on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Hakim Ilyas, 55, who was an apothecary by profession and was running his shop in the area.
Police said the deceased had kicked out his son Wasif from his house over some domestic issue some five months back. Police said Wasif nursed a grudge against his father.
On the day of incident, Wasif came to his father’s house and started quarrelling with him over the same old issue. Police said while quarrelling he became infuriated and hit his father head with a hammer and escaped, leaving his father in a pool of blood.
Resultantly, Hakim was rushed to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to injuries. Police arrested the accused and registered a case of murder against him on the complaint of deceased’s mother. Later, police shifted the body to city mortuary for autopsy.