Man kills brother over property dispute, commits suicide
KARACHI: A man gunned down his brother over a property dispute on Sunday and committed suicide himself in Karachi, ARY News reported.
The senior superintendent of police East said spouse of a brother also received bullet injury during the fighting in PECHS Block 6 area.
He said further investigation was underway.
According to sources, the siblings had a disagreement over distribution of property for some time.
In November last year, at least three persons were shot dead over property dispute in Nothia area of Peshawar.
Firing between the two groups took place over an ongoing property dispute resulting in death of three on the spot in Nothia locality of Peshawar, the rescue service had said.
The bodies were moved to a nearby hospital for autopsy, while raids for the arrest of the assailants were underway, police had said.
In another incident of multiple fatalities on November 3, three of a family were shot dead, while another had sustained severe bullet injuries in a firing incident in area of Jora Meera in Abbottabad.
An old enmity said to be the cause of the incident. Unknown attackers opened indiscriminate fire over a family, which resulted in death of three persons on the spot, another member of the family sustained severe wounds, officials said.