At least four persons including three of same family were slaughtered by unknown miscreants here in Faisalabad on early Sunday. According to police, unknown murderers at 6 am barged into a house located in village Chughalpura of Dijkot and stabbed to death four persons present in the house. The deceased included house owner Ashiq, his wife Nasra Bibi, son Mohsin and a house maid Iqbal alias Kala. The police shifted the bodies to hospital for medico legal requirements. Brother of the deceased Ashiq told police that on Sunday morning he knocked at the door and after prolonged wait climbed the wall and found the four dead bodies lying in pool of blood. Households and clothes in the house were scattered which reveals that the incident was outcome of resistance during robbery. However, the relatives and neighbours told police that Ashiq was in dispute with his brother over property share who had repeatedly threatened to kill him. A team under the supervision SP Iqbal Town has been formed to investigate the incident and police have taken into custody three suspects including brother of the deceased.