Jammu: Man brutally killed wife

Aman Zutshi

A man was arrested today for allegedly killing his wife with a hammer in his home in Ari village of  Mendhar of district Poonch.

As per report, the incident happened when a man in a fit of anger repeatedly hit his wife with a hammer on her head due to which she died on the spot in her home at Ari village in Mendhar of Poonch.

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After killing his wife the man dumped his wife’s body in a pool in the house and after recovering the body the police nabbed the victim’s husband.

The accused has been identified as Mohd Khalil r/o Ari village of Mendhar of Poonch.

The man’s motive to kill his wife is a matter of police probe, the report said.

The police has seized the weapon used in the commission of crime and a probe has been set into motion.