Lahore: Pictures of both suspects in Lahore Motorway rape incident have been released to the public. The prime suspect of Wednesday night’s heinous crime, Abid Malhi and his accomplice Waqarul Hasan Shah raped a woman on the motorway in Gujjarpura area of Lahore late Wednesday night.
According to the police, the offender Abid Ali is a resident of the Gar Absburg area of Bhawana, and his DNA file matches DNA samples recovered from the victim’s clothes.
Since 2013, Abid Ali has entered the crime database in another rape case. Abid Ali has not yet been arrested, but the CTD raid was the first to arrest him.
His accomplice Waqarul Hasan’s photograph was also released by IG Punjab during a press conference with Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Saturday. The Punjab government has set a Rs 2.5Mn reward for each suspect’s arrest.