Man kills wife, three daughters in Karachi’s Shamsi Society, whose bodies were found in a house on Tuesday.
A reported, the victims one woman and three younger girls were of age 38, 16, 12, and 10 respectively.
The victims were tenants of the house in Shamsi Society, located in Malir District, where the crime was perpetrated.
According to the Senior Superintendent of Police Sajid Sadozai, the victims were of the same family while one critically injured person was found on the site.
SSP Sadozai said the dead woman was Fawad’s wife, while the girls were his daughters.
The victims were killed with a sharp-edged tool.
The survivor, a critically injured man, identified as Fawad, was moved to the hospital.
According to police, Fawad is the prime suspect in the murders.
“The suspect, a sales manager at a spice-selling company by profession, tried to commit suicide after killing his wife and daughters,” the police official said.
According to the SSP Korangi, the house was locked from the inside after the murders which indicates the suspect was behind the killings.
Police have also recovered a knife from the crime scene, SSP Korangi said.
The investigation into the crime is underway.