Lahore: Man strangled by wife, cousin
LAHORE: A 28-year-old man was strangled by his wife and cousin in the jurisdiction of Shalimar police on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Shahid, father of two, a resident of Umar Park. Police officials said victim’s cousin Adeel, an electrician by profession, had been living with Shahid for the past few months.
Police said Adeel had established illicit relations with Shahid’s wife Fozia. Some days ago, Shahid came to know about the illicit relations of his wife and cousin and warned Fozia but she did not pay any heed.
On the day of incident, Shahid was sleeping in his room when Adeel and Fozia came there and strangled Shahid and escaped from the crime scene. Shalimar police reached the spot and removed the body to city morgue for autopsy. Police have arrested both the accused and registered a case against Fozia and Adeel on the complaint of deceased’s father Rafiq.