Groom arrested after celebratory fire kills 15-year-old boy
KARACHI: On Monday, police arrested a man named Farheen after a 15-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet at the suspect’s wedding in Landhi, Karachi.
The teenage victim was identified as Muddasir. On Sunday, the groom, Farheen’s friends fired in the air to celebrate his wedding. The wedding was held in Sherpao no 1.
According to reports, after Muddasir’s death, Quaidabad police arrested five people, including Uzair, the man who shot the fire.
A case has been registered against the five men as well as the groom, Farheen and his father Taj under sections 34 (common intention), 109 (abetment), 337-H (punishment for hurt by rash or negligent act), 324 (attempted murder) and 302 (murder) of the Pakistani Penal Code at the Quaidabad police station.
Quaidabad DSP Aijaz Mughal confirmed that the case had been registered by Mudassir’s family.