Rawalpindi (HRNW) A 70-year-old man was killed in a minor dispute in Rawalpindi. A man and his brother were arrested on Friday for allegedly murdering their 70-year-old tenant over a disagreement.
According to Local Police, Hakim Khan was murdered by house owners Haris and Shahid over a disagreement of rent amount payment.
“The disagreement intensified after which the accused beat Khan with sticks, punched and kicked him,” Saddar SHO Muhammad Rafiq said. “We arrested Haris and Shahid within two hours of the attack,” he said.
The accused men, however, claimed in their statements that the incident was an accident.