LAHORE: In yet another incident of brutality, a ruthless man killed his wife and a two-year-old son in Lahore.
He was later arrested by the police, and he confessed to killing his family, officials said on Sunday.
The incident took place in Lahore’s Noor Colony where – according to police and rescue officials – Javed, a rickshaw driver, murdered his wife Farzana and Tayyab, 2, apparently due to domestic quarrel.
They said the accused, who was living in a single-room house in Ghaziabad area, strangulated his wife and child following an argument.
He also injured himself with a dagger in a failed attempt of suicide.
Javed later called Rescue 1122 and informed them about the killings. Meanwhile, he was arrested by the police who claimed that the accused had confessed to killing his wife and minor child. Police took the bodies into custody and started investigation.
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