Islamabad: Tailor arrested for killing Eid client
ISLAMABAD: Banigala police arrested a person who escaped after killing his client over a minor dispute in ‘Mohra Nur’ area, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. According to details, Shah Nawaz went to the shop of tailor Zeeshan Sherwan and asked him for the delivery of clothes as per commitment. As the dresses were not prepared, there was exchange of harsh words between both of them following which Zeeshan whipped out a pistol and shot Shah Nawaz dead. The police said that the killer appeared before the police and surrendered himself for legal action.
During interrogation, he confessed to the murder of Shah Nawaz unintentionally and claimed that he was his close friend.
He denied any scuffle with the victim over the delivery of the clothes and said that he along with him was making fun and all of sudden the pistol he was carrying went off.
Later the accused was produced in the court of law from where he was given in police custody for a four days physical remand.
The pistol is yet to be recovered and efforts were in progress to trace and recover it.
The police said that the victim’s cousin in his statement told police that he was killed over the delivery of clothes, but the motive was yet to be verified.
There was some information that one of the victim’s cousin in rivalry with the tailor used the incident for an ulterior motive.