Chakwal: A man, who was shot dead in Bhagwal village on July 7, was murdered by his own wife, a police official said. Kashif Mehmood, 26, was found dead in his room; and his wife told family members that he was shot dead by some unknown person.

Police recovered a pistol from a corner of the house and included the woman in the investigation. “During investigation, the wife confessed that she killed her husband due to some domestic issue,” SHO Neelah police station Sikandar Hayat said

The woman was sent to Jhelum prison. The couple got married six months ago