LAHORE - A youth stabbed to death his 13-year-old sister at their house in the Kot Abdul Malik area and fled away, police said on Tuesday.

Police quoted the family of deceased as saying that Nadeem killed her teen sister Noreen after exchanging harsh words with her over a domestic dispute. He repeatedly stabbed her, wounding her critically, the police was informed.

The injured was rushed to hospital, where she was pronounced as ‘brought dead’. The lawmen shifted the body to morgue for autopsy.

The killers managed to escape from the crime scene. Police have launched a hunt for the runaway brother after registering a case.