HAFIZABAD/PINDI BHATTIAN – A man allegedly committed suicide after killing five members of his in-laws over family dispute in a village of Pindi Bhattian, district Hafizabad.

The police said, the incident took place in Sori Manika village. The accused identified as Mansab went to his in-laws,s home and gunned down wife, father-in-law, mother-in-law, sister-in-law and others over a petty issue and also shot himself and died instantly.

Due to firing, his two daughters also sustained serious injuries that were rushed to nearby District headquarters hospital from where both were referred to Allied hospital Faisal Abad.

According to Police officials the suspect was already involved in a murder case and was released from jail two months ago.

Police shifted the bodies to Tehsil Headquarters Pindi Bhattian for medico-legal formalities. The police have registered a case and started investigation.-Online