Karachi: Woman, son found hammered to death
KARACHI: The bodies of a woman and her son were found in F. B Industrial Area on Saturday, police said. They said the bodies of Sharifa, 40, and her son Arshad, 15, were found on the rooftop of a `quarter` in the factory situated in the F. B Industrial Area.
The police said that Sharifa was supposed to repay a loan of Rs100,000 to Mohammad Ahsan, an employee of the factory. They said the woman`s both sons, Arshad and Aslam, also worked in the factory.
On Saturday when Aslam came looking for his mother and brother, he found them dead. Sharifa and her two sons lived in Azeem Goth, a shantytown in Gulshan-i-Iqbal.
Police said both the woman and her son were beaten to death with hard and blunt weapons. The bodies were shifted to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for a postmortem examination. They said the suspect, Ahsan, had been missing since the incident.
SP Abdul Salam Shaikh said that both the suspect and the victims came from the interior of Sindh and the killing was the result of a monetary dispute.