4 murdered in Pindi, Islamabad
RAWALPINDI: Four people, including two women were murdered in separate incidents in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on Monday, police said. Ms Shabana Noreen was stoned to death by some unidentified persons in her Sadiqabad house on Monday. She was alone at home as her brother Mohammad Liaquat and his wife left for their work in Islamabad.
When her brother and his wife returned home in the evening they found Ms Noreen lying in a pool of blood and her head smashed with bricks.
Police said the woman had been married with one Iftikhar but the couple got separated a few months after their marriage. However, the motive behind the murder was being investigated by the police.
Samina Jilal, 22, was shot dead by a jilted young man in her house in Dhoke Arnyal (Sadar Barooni police area). Jilal Khan, the father of the girl said in his statement that his daughter was offering prayer when Yasir forced into her house and shot his daughter dead.
He said the killer had proposed his daughter but he had refused him. Muhammad Saeed, a trader was allegedly shot dead by his nephews over business issue in Gunjmandi, police said.
One of the brothers of the deceased complained to the police that Saeed had been doing business with his nephews but their relations had been soaring for sometime due to some money issues. He said Mohammad Saeed was at home when his nephews Aqueel and others came there and opened fire on him killing him on the spot. The alleged killers managed to escape.
An Afghani was stabbed to death at New Katarian Bridge, police said. Mir Hussain, 14, was found dead by some passersby, who later informed the police.
The Industrial Area police reached the spot and shifted the body to hospital for legal process. After getting the information the victim’s family members also reached the spot and asked the police to hand over his body as they did not want to initiate any legal action against the killer(s). Meanwhile, a woman was shot and injured in G-11.
The police said that the woman was intercepted by the gunman at street 20 of G-11/1, and fired a single shot at her. As a result she received a bullet injury to her neck and fell on the ground. Later he was shifted to hospital where he was stated to be in critical condition.