Faisalabad: Dacoits shoot woman
FAISALABAD: Dacoits shot dead a woman after the van she was riding did not stop near Chak No 269/RB on Dijkot-Sumundri Road on Tuesday night.
The dacoits riding a car chased the van and started indiscriminate firing on it when it did not stop. As a result, Shahina Shaheen died on the spot. Her nephew Muhammad Awais survived miraculously.
They had hired the van for Lahore Airport to see off Awais who wanted to go Saudi Arabia. The dacoits managed to escape in darkness.
In another incident, over 12 dacoits entered the house of Liaquat Ali, a landlord, at Chak 30/GB after knocking at the door.
They made the family hostage. They collected cash and gold ornaments at gunpoint and fled with the booty. Liaquat Ali said that they informed the police on time, but they reached late.