LAHORE – A teenage boy has confessed to the police investigators that he murdered his seven-year-old cousin at her residence in Ichhra police limits and later dumped her dead body into the gutter. The police have arrested the killer, identified as Ata Mustafa, and also recovered the dead body from the gutter.

The killer told the police that he barged into the residence of his uncle, Muhammad Abid, situated at 38-Shah Jamal Road in the precincts of Ichhra police. Police investigators claimed that the 19-year-old boy sexually assaulted his cousin, identified Malaika, and tortured her to death, and later dumped her dead body into the gutter. 

Three-year-old sister of the deceased disclosed the happening to the police as the investigators arrived at the crime scene. The father of the deceased, said to be a watchman at a local school, contacted the police after he found his daughter missing. The police have removed the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating.

Murdered: A 24-year-old youth was found tortured to death in Lower Mall police area on Monday. Police investigators said that the youth, identified as Muhammad Aakif, was lying dead with sever torture marks on his body as they reached the spot.

The deceased’s family said that the policemen arrested him from a hotel, tortured him to death and fled away after throwing his dead body alongside the Ring Road. The police have removed the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating.

Fake encounter: Crimes Investigations Agency or CIA police shot dead an alleged robber in a fake encounter in Kahna police limits, police sources claimed on Monday.  Police said that three robbers were fleeing after snatching a motorcycle from one Ahsan when a police team signaled them to stop. They opened straight fire on the policemen, triggering an armed encounter. As a result one of the bandits were killed while his two other accomplices fled away. However, no policeman was hurt in the crossfire.

Sources revealed that the accused was in the police custody for the last several days and the cops staged a fake encounter to close his chapter. The police have removed the dead body to the morgue for an autopsy and are investigating.

IDENTIFIED: An alleged robber who was killed in another police encounter in Badami Bagh area on Sunday night has been identified as Javed alias Buggi, said to be a notorious proclaimed offender. According to CIA police, the deceased was involved in several cases of murder, attempted murder, robbery, and house robberies.  According to the police claim, the accused was wanted to Okara, Faisalabad, Multan and Sialkot police in a number of cases. Javed alias Buggi was a history-sheeter. Police also claimed that they recovered a snatched motorcycle and illegal weapons from his possession.