Lahore: Man killed on doorstep
Lahore: A 45-year-old man was shot dead at the doorstep of his house by three unidentified persons in the Wahdat Colony police jurisdiction on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Muhammad Saleem, a resident of Chowk Shah Kamal near Jamia Mosque at Wahdat Colony. He had a business of cell phones. On the day of the incident, three persons, riding two motorbikes, called him out of his house. As he came out of his house, one of the accused persons opened fire, killing him on the spot. The accused fled. After hearing gunshot, locals gathered at the crime scene and informed police who collected forensic evidence and removed the body to morgue.
A case has been registered against the unidentified killers. A police official said that the victim was alone at his home at the time of the incident as his wife had gone to a market. The couple was childless.
He said the victim had a dispute with his family members. However, further investigations will help trace the culprits, he added.