Minor raped; suspect held

By Our Correspondent
December 07, 2023

LAHORE:A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in the Gulberg area. The victim reportedly was playing in a street nearby her house when a suspect identified as Tahir lured her. He took her to a house and raped the victim. A case was registered against the suspect on complaint of victim’s family. Police arrested him from FC Katchi Abadi.

Five POs arrested

Sadar Anti-Vehicle Lifting Staff (AVLS) arrested five suspected proclaimed offenders (POs). The arrested suspects were identified as Haider Ali, Salman, Abdullah, Muhammad Irfan and Ali Raza.

A representational image of a police tape. — AFP/File

They were involved in many incidents of murder, attempt to murder, dacoity and robbery. They have confessed to committing various bids in different parts of the city.

Two bike thieves held

Mustafa Town Police arrested two members of a bike thieves gang. The arrested suspects were identified as Ali Hussain and Shakir. Police also recovered six motorbike master keys, cutter, class and cash from their custody. They were involved in many bids in different parts, including Nawab Town and Chuhng.

Man kills wife

A 50-year-old woman was murdered by her husband in the Green Town area. Reportedly, the victim Rabia was found dead with stabbing wounds from her house. She was allegedly intoxicated before being stabbed by her husband. On information of the incident, a police team reached the spot, collected forensic evidences and removed the body to morgue. Police arrested the victim’s husband Zahoor Maqbool.