Mirpurkhas: Woman held for hiring killers to murder husband
MIRPURKHAS: Police arrested a woman here on Wednesday for getting her husband murdered with the help of professional killers.
Police said unknown accused had entered into post office employee Azam Shah’s house, opened fire and at him and fled. Shah was immediately taken to Hyderabad in critical condition where he succumbed to his injuries.
A special investigating team was constituted to solve the mysterious case, which arrested Nasreen Shah, the first wife of deceased Azam Shah, along with her nephews Adil and Waleed. Two persons, identified as Zaigham Khan and Nisar Khan, were also nabbed from Hyderabad, who had shot at Shah against payment of Rs150,000.
SSP Mirpurkhas Riaz Soomro said the murdered government employee Azam Shah had married another woman three years ago at which Nasreen was not happy. She got furious when Shah wanted to give a share of his property to his second wife. The SSP said Nasreen hired the killers through her nephews Adil and Waleed and the deal for killing Azam Shah was settled for Rs150,000.