Lahore: Man being quizzed in newborn’s murder
LAHORE: The Nishtar Colony police are interrogating a 55-year-old man who was allegedly caught burying a newborn baby at a graveyard in Rehman Town on Dec 1.
The suspect identified as Majeed Masih, alias Toti Saen, of Yohnnaabad, however, told investigators that he was passing by and did not know about the body and the people who were burying it.
Muhammad Javed, of Yasir Block, Nishtar Colony, lodged a murder case, saying that he and his five friends were passing through Rehman Town graveyard at midnight when they saw five people digging a hole and burying the body of a newborn baby.
He said that they overpowered Majid and handed him over to the police while four other suspects fled. A police officer said that three more suspects were being interrogated in this case.