LAHORE - A desperate businessman shot down a 24-year-old stage-dancer for cheating him and later surrendered himself to the police in the Sabzazar area, police said on Wednesday.
The killer, identified as Sheikh Aadil, shot dead Sundas Naila at the house of his friend and courted his arrest. The killer told the investigators that he wanted to tie his knot with the stage dancer since she had developed love-affair with him. According to him, he got infuriated as he came to know that Sundas had already contracted marriage another man.
On the request of the killer, the deceased, said to be resident of Makka Colony, visited the house of one Iqbal near Kharak bus-stop, where they exchanged harsh words over the marriage dispute. The police have registered a murder case against the killer on the complaint of Kashif, husband of the deceased and are investigating.