Rawalpindi: Man cuts his throat
RAWALPINDI: A man killed himself by cutting his throat with a dagger at a shrine while an elderly woman was strangulated by unidentified persons during house robbery in the Banni police area on Thursday, police said. Feroz Sharif, the elder brother of the victim, said in his statement that he was at his shop when he recieved the news of suicide by his brother. Police said while quoting victim’s brother that he was mentally sick.
An elderly woman living alone in her house in Haripura Mohallah was strangulated by unidentified persons who also took away some valuables and cash. Police said the woman was in her 80s had been and residing alone in the house. She was found dead by her neighbors.
Preliminary police investigation suggested that some cash and other valuables were found missing from her house. The dead body of the woman was removed to the DHQ hospital for postmortem.