Man kills four family members over monetary dispute in Nowshera

NOWSHERA, 17 April: A man shot dead his father, brother and two children of his family over a monetary dispute in Akbarpura’s Balu area of Nowshera district, police said here on Monday.
According to police, the accused Zahoor Khan opened indiscriminate firing on his father identified as Atlas Khan, brother identified as Faqeer Hussain, five-year-old nephew Nisar Hussain and four-year-old niece Manayal.
Later, the Akbarpura police arrested the alleged killer Zahoor Khan along with the murder weapon, Kalashnikov.
The dead bodies were shifted to Main Rashid Memorial Hospital for medico-legal formalities.
Police also revealed that the suspect, who has been arrested, demanded that his father sells the house and hand over the proceeds. The suspect allegedly required the cash to go to court over conflict with a local group.

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