Narowal District Police Officer Dr Inam Waheed said on Saturday a woman suspected of killing a three-year old girl had been arrested. In a statement, the DPO said Muhammad Pervez, a resident of Chitrana village Shakargarh, filed an application on August 23 at Cantt police station that his three-year-old daughter was kidnapped by unidentified men when she was playing outside their house.
He said he found the body near a government school behind a bush. He said the body bore signs of torture. Waheed said a team comprising Inspector Muhammad Munawar of Cantt police, Inspector Malik Muhammad Arshad City and SI Muhammad Hussain to investigate the matter.
He said the team had detained Shumaila who was suspected of kidnapping and torturing the girl. He said Shumaila had confessed to killing the girl.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 1st, 2014.