A woman was killed here in the provincial capital on Tuesday. Dophin Squad arrested three culprits along with murder weapons.

According to details, the incident took place at Zarar Shaheed Road in VIP Chowk area of Lahore where three culprits gunned down a woman identified as Bushra and slit her throat with sharp edged knife.

The Dolphin Squad hearing the firing rushed the scene and arrested all three culprits including Akram, Shahzeb and Junaid besides recovering arms and a sharp edged knife from their possession.

The body was shifted to hospital for postmortem. The detainees were handed over to Northern Cantt police which after registering a case against them have started investigation.