According to the police official, the body of a woman was found in a house near cheel chowk area of Lyari on January 18, the deceased Sumaira was murdered by accused Farhan an electrician, who often used to come to the victim’s house.
SSP Sarfraz Nawaz while confirming the arrest said that suspect was an electrician by profession and has been arrested from the Kalakot area of Lyari.
The accused Farhan used to frequently visit her home for repair works, he said and added that on the day of the incident, the suspect went to her home for repairing a light. The electrician murdered the woman and later subjected her to rape and later fled from the scene.
He has been arrested after the evidence was collected from the crime scene and is being booked under case 17/2022 criminal section 302/34 of the Pakistan Penal Code. The investigation team will find out the previous criminal record of the accused.