Man gunned down by rivals
LAHORE: A 45-year-old man was shot at and killed allegedly by two unidentified people over some dispute at Shahalam Chowk on Sunday.
Rang Mahal police said Shahbaz Alam of Paaper Mandi was on his way by a motorbike when two armed men shot at him and fled the scene.
The injured was rushed to Mayo Hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. Police investigation showed that around 25 cases of murder, hurt, quarrel, extortion and Arms Ordinance were registered against Shahbaz in different city police stations and he had disputes with some people.
The family suspected involvement of Zahid Khan, Lal Butt and Aslam in the shooting. According to Rang Mahal DSP Khwaja Zahid Abbas, the victim was involved in receiving extortion.