Two young men were murdered in separate incidents in Haripur on Saturday.
Police said that Fareed, 21, was at his home in Malikyar village when somebody knocked the exit door. When he went to respond, someone shot hit using a pistol and fled. His family did not nominate anyone in the FIR.
The second murder was reported from Pind Muneem village where Amir Iqbal, 14, son of Muhammad Iqbal was found brutally murdered in his room.
Autopsy revealed that he was axed to death. The family told the police they had brought Iqbal from Karachi to spend Eid holidays with his maternal uncle. The police have arrested the two cousins of the victim.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 4th, 2012.
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