Man shoots, injures wife during argument – 31 Jan 2023


Police are conducting raids to arrest the suspect

KARACHI:
A woman was allegedly shot and injured by her husband during a heated argument at their house at DHA Phase Seven Khayaban Ittihad.

According to the Karachi Police spokesperson, the suspect, Hussain, fired two shots at his wife Amreen. A bullet hit her in the stomach and the other in the leg. Hussain fled after the incident.

Amreen was shifted to a hospital, and the operation was completed late at night.

Doctors say she will be kept under observation for the next 24 hours and be shifted to the ward when her condition improves. Police are conducting raids to arrest the suspect.

Separately, a person was injured in firing during a dispute in Lines Area AB Sinia Line Bangash neighbourhood of Brigade area.

According to the police, the injured person was identified as 26-year-old Ali Nawaz, son of Muhammad Jameel. The injured person was shifted to Civil Hospital for medical assistance.

He was shot in his left leg, and his condition is out of danger.

The incident took place during an altercation. The local police are investigating the incident.

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