Senior journalist Ayaz Amir’s son arrested over murder of his wife
Senior journalist Ayaz Amir’s daughter-in-law has been murdered in the Chak Shahzad area of Islamabad, reported Friday.
According to the spokesperson of the Islamabad Police, Ayaz Amir’s son Shah Nawaz allegedly killed his wife Sara at home. Her body was found in a farmhouse.
The police spokesperson said that Ayaz Amir’s son has been detained.
According to the police spokesperson, senior officers of the Islamabad Police and forensic teams were present at the scene.
The police spokesman said that an investigation of the incident is ongoing and whatever facts are found will be shared.
The victim’s body has been shifted to PIMS Hospital Islamabad for a post-mortem.
Amir, speaking to the media, said such an incident should not happen to anyone and that no one should have to bear such a tragedy.
On being asked about reports that his son was intoxicated, the journalist responded: “What can I say about this? It is a legal matter”.