According to police, a man was arrested on Friday for killing a woman by slitting her throat with a saw after he was caught stealing food from her home in Jhang’s Shah Kabir.
Yasir, 18, used to frequently steal food from neighboring houses. “When no one was home he used to climb the walls of the houses and leap inside,” DPO Hassan Raza said.
“He used to take food from the refrigerator and then run,” he said. Yasir had been stealing food from their house for some time, according to family of the victim.
“That day my daughter caught him red-handed after which he murdered her,” the woman’s father said.
Yasir admitted to his crime in police custody. “I got scared when they caught me and killed her with a saw kept nearby,” he said.
Police collected evidence against the perpetrator, and the investigation began