SARGODHA-A landlord allegedly tortured a poor man to death while investigating him for goat theft. The police have registered a murder case against him.

According to police, local landlord Tahir, resident of village 4/South doubted that Ghulam Shabbir, a worker and father of five children had lifted his goat. He took Shabbir to his dera where he tortured him critically as a he died. The police have registered a case against accused Tahir and launched further investigation. According to the bereaved family, Tahir and his accomplices killed Ghulam Shabbir and later dumped his dead body at deserted place near the village.