The Lahore police arrested the wife of the Qari Asif Yousufi, Imam of a mosque who was murdered inside his house by Alishba(his wife) in Shalimar’s Multani Colony on January 27. The woman smashed a brick on the back of the victim’s head leaving him unconscious. “After this, the other two suspects in the case slit the man’s throat,” the investigation officer reported.
Earlier: A woman, who was friends with the deceased’s wife, led the law enforcers to the suspect, Usman. The suspect admitted to the murder during an interrogation. He killed Qari Yousufi with the help of his wife, Alishba, he told the investigators.
What you need to know: The police revealed that the woman was friends with the suspect but the victim had barred her from meeting him after the couple got married. The prime suspect in the case was arrested on February 1 by the Central Intelligence Agency and belonged to the victim’s village in Muzaffargarh.