Man found murdered near Bagh wali Pulli
Lahore: Manawan police found the body of a 32-year-old man lying near a factory located near Bagh Wali Pulli on Monday bearing torture marks. Police said the deceased was apparently strangled to death. A local alerted the emergency police after spotting the body.
Police identified the victim as Aamir Mehmood of Qadria Colony, Sahuwari. Quoting the deceased’s family, the police said Aamir, father of a minor girl and a labourer, had no dispute with anyone.
Police investigation showed that Aamir left his house on Sunday afternoon to bring his wife and daughter from his in-laws’ house in Singhpura.
He had phoned his father, Mehmood Ali, telling him that he would first go to his friend. However, when he did not reach his in-laws’ house even hours after making the phone call, his relatives started looking for him, but to no avail.
The police have shifted the body to city morgue for an autopsy and registered a case against unidentified killer(s) on the complaint of Mehmood Ali.