Rawalpindi: Youth shot dead over monetary dispute
RAWALPINDI: A young man was shot dead over a monetary dispute in Chontra police area on Saturday night, police said. Mohammad Ishfaq, 25, was going to a nearby mosque to offer prayers when Aqeel Ashraf, Tanzeel Ashraf and Waqas Ashraf abducted him.
Perveen Akhtar, the mother of the deceased, said in her complaint to the police that the three sons of Ashraf took his son to their home where Tanzeel and Waqas allegedly attacked him with axes. Later, she alleged, Aqeel shot him dead. Police said the alleged killers escaped from the scene.
Meanwhile, a man was robbed of Rs500,000 by four gunmen in Westridge police area. Mohammad Yousuf was waiting for a taxi when the bandits snatched the cash at gunpoint and escaped.