MARDAN – Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Inspector-General Salahuddin Mehsud and RPO Mardan held a media briefing on Wednesday in which it was told that four-year-old Asma was killed by her own cousin and the suspect has confessed to his crime.
Mardan RPO revealed that Asma’s cousin, Muhammad Nabi, is a 15-year-old boy who works at a restaurant. He tried to rape the minor girl but she started screaming and the accused choked her to death.
The suspect also informed about his wicked activity to one of his coworkers. Both persons were arrested on Tuesday by KP police after receiving forensic report form Punjab government. The DNA sample of the offender had matched.
Salahuddin Mehsud seemed satisfied over police’s performance and said the case was solved in 25 days. While praising KP police, he said the authorities try to solve sensitive cases like these as soon as possible.
KP IG quoted the Haripur incident which was resolved in three days. He maintained that some cases continue for months and years even in developed countries.