Arrested in Lahore
LAHORE: Factory Area investigation police claim to have traced the blind murder of a 37-year-old oil vendor and arrested his wife and a constable.
Police say suspects identified as Naseem and constable Shahid Manzoor murdered Ghulam Fareed in Sitara Colony. Police said Naseem, who worked in a medicine company, planned to kill her husband, Fareed, a father of two daughters, in connivance with her boyfriend constable Shahid on Dec 21, 2011.
Naseem served Fareed tea spiked with intoxicant. When he fell unconscious, Shahid came there and shot Fareed twice and fled with Rs30,000 and jewllery. Naseem alerted the police and pretended that unidentified people looted cash and valuables and killed her husband on resistance.
A team led by Defence Circle ASP Fida Hussain got a clue from Nasim`s cell data showing repeated calls on her number at the night of the incident. The caller on the side was police constable Shahid.
Police interrogated Shahid and Nasim who confessed to offence.Shahid is posted in Qila Gujjar Singh Police Lines and also works as hair-dresser along with his father and brother. The suspects told the police that they got acquaintance with each other during a phone call.