Schoolgirl, father gunned down

Victims died on the spot; shot over property dispute

Our Correspondent October 13, 2022


A man reportedly shot dead a seven-year-old girl, his half-sister, and father over a property dispute in Satto Katla on Wednesday morning.

The victim, identified as Ghulam Hussain, was travelling in a car and was on his way to drop his daughter Azra to school.

Meanwhile, as per the eye-witnesses accounts, two unidentified motorcyclists intercepted the car and opened fire. As a result, Ghulam Hussain and Azra suffered bullet injuries. Both victims died on the spot.

The suspects afterwards fled from the scene. On information of the incident, heavy contingent of police including senior police officers rushed to the spot and collected forensic evidences from crime scene.

The teams of Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) and Crime Scene Unit also reached there.

Reportedly, Hussain had contracted two marriages.

The prime suspect Ali Imran was annoyed with his father Hussain over it and multiple times had expressed his grievances regarding property.

Published in The Express Tribune, October 13th, 2022.


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