Police have apprehended a key suspect in the rape and murder case of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl, Zainab.
The suspect, aged between 45 and 50 years, belongs to the same village and has confessed to having committed his crime in the statement in front of the police. He identified the place where he raped and murdered Zainab when he was escorted to thereby a police team amid tight security.
Moreover, the police recovered a sickle the suspect used to murder the victim following information provided by him.
According to sources, he had kidnapped the minor from outside her house and took her to fields where he subjected her to sexual abuse before brutally murdering her.
Meanwhile, Akhtar Muneer, the father of the victim, demanded that the suspect be hanged publically.
He said Kausar’s Zainab, a minor girl who was murdered after being raped, got justice as the culprit was executed in front of her parents.
Earlier in September, five-year-old poor girl, identified as Marwah, was kidnapped from near her home in Karachi. She had been missing since then until her body was discovered near her house in Essa Nagri.
She was immediately rushed to the hospital, where the autopsy reports had confirmed that the poor girl was raped, and received a blunt force trauma to the head; before being thrown in the garbage.
The two men accused in the rape and murder case of five-year-old Marwah had confessed to their crime.