LAHORE: Victim of brutal torture by her employers, a couple, a 13-year-old girl working as a housekeeper was found in a house in the town of Iqbal on Thursday.

The victim identified as Fatima worked at Saba Bibi and Farhan at Ravi Block. The suspects would subject her to severe torture. She had severe injury marks on her arms, neck and other parts. The victim on information was recovered by a team from the Police Response Unit (PRU). The alleged couple managed to escape. However, the police arrested them after a few hours.

Child Welfare and Protection Bureau (CP&WB) President Sarah Ahmad said the bureau took her in.

found dead: A nine-year-old child was found dead at his home in the Nawab Town area. The boy was identified as Mustafa, a resident of Itehad settlement in Nawab town. The child lived at home with his mother. The police moved the body to the morgue.

Killer Detained: Samanabad Investigations Police have arrested a suspect involved in the murder of his brother, sister-in-law and niece two years ago over a property dispute. Among the victims were his brother Waqas, his sister-in-law Razia Bibi and his niece Musfara. He fled after the incident and hid in Gujrat. He was handed over to Baghbanpura police for further investigation.

MURDERED: A 45-year-old man who sold livestock was murdered in the North cantonment. Apparently the victim Shahbaz Khan, a resident of Loni Mandi, Saghar Road, was involved in the cattle trade. A suspect identified as Ehsan shot him dead. The suspect has been arrested.

Prisoner Escapes: A prisoner, believed to be involved in a robbery case, escaped from Bakshi Khana from the district katchery to the Lower Mall police station on Thursday. The suspect identified as Mubashir was inducted into a robbery case registered at Sabzazar police station. He was brought to the katchery to appear before a judge. Previously, he had been detained in Bakshi Khana from where he managed to escape after breaking down the door.