A security guard was found shot dead outside the house a TV anchor in the Defense-B police area on Tuesday.

The police are investigating whether the deceased, identified as Ghaffar, committed suicide by shooting himself or he was gunned down by unidentified killers. The police have removed the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating.

Ghaffar had been serving as a security guard outside the residence of a TV anchor, Sahir Lodhi, police investigators said. The guard with serious bullet wounds was lying dead on a chair outside the house of Sahir as the police reached the spot. The police also recovered a pistol from his lap. No case was registered till late Tuesday.

Meanwhile, a 20-year-old man was burnt to death under mysterious circumstances in the Shahdara Town area.

The deceased, identified as Shafique, was admitted to Mayo hospital with serious buns, where he expired late. The police are investigating.