CHARSADDA: At least four persons were killed the five others injured over petty issue in Majoki village in the jurisdiction of Prang police station here Monday.

The police said that the culprit came to his in-laws home to attend a wedding ceremony, where his wife was insisting to stay for a night while he was adamant to go back home.

They said that his wife’s insistence infuriated him and he opened fire on her that killing his father and mother and sister-in-laws while injured five others including his wife.

He escaped after committing the crime however the police was conducting raids to arrest him.