Islamabad - A man was shot dead for his alleged involvement in stealing a goat in the Golra area of Islamabad. Golra police SHO Ch Aslam said that Ghulam Hussain, a resident of Rawalpindi, while returning from Shah Allah Ditta Darbar with his family stole a goat and ran away in a van. Hussain was chased by the owner warning him to leave the animal, however, he ignored the warning and went ahead, prompting the owner to open fire at him. A bullet hit Hussain in the head and he died on the spot. On a complaint of the family, the police have registered a case, however, no arrest was made.

as the assailant had escaped the scene.