Lahore: Woman shot dead by brother-in-law
LAHORE: A 40-year-old woman was killed by her brother-in-law and his son following a domestic issue in the Burki police jurisdiction on Sunday. The victim was identified as Safiya, a resident Phularwan, Burki. Police said Liaquat Ali, the victim’s brother-in-law and Liaquat’s son Waqas alias Sunny exchanged harsh words with her over a domestic issue two days back.
On the day of the incident, Liaquat and his son allegedly shot and wounded her. She was rushed to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. Both accused managed to escape from the scene. Police have shifted the body to morgue and registered a case on the complaint of the victim’s husband Muhammad Amanat.