HARIPUR: On Sunday morning A woman and her three daughters were found dead at their residence in Qutba area of District Haripur.
The police stated that the bodies were tied to chairs with litters of juice boxes lying around them. It is being speculated that unidentified men entered the house, tied the woman and her children and made them gulp poisonous juice.
The police identified as mother as Sadaf, who was married to a man named Shafaaqat Zaman. Sadaf was the first wife of Zaman, police said, adding that Zaman has two spouses.
Khanpur police have registered cases pertaining to robbery and muggings against Zaman in which he is currently absconding.
The bodies have been sent to Tehsil Headquarters Hospital for post-mortem, while further investigation is under way.
Moreover, a grueling case of alleged honor killing was reported in Swat Sunday afternoon.
A man killed his wife and another man with an axe in Ashuran area of Kalam. The man reportedly murdered his wife over alleged involvement with another man who was a complete stranger to him, police said.
The police have registered a case and arrested the prime suspect in the case.