Police arrests driver in murder case of AWK University’s finance director


Local police said that arrested driver of Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU) is allegedly involved in murder of Mohammad Tariq, Director Finance AWKU who was killed few days ago by unidentified men, said the police officer.

District Police Officer (DPO) Mardan Fasial Shahzad while talking to the media said that local police through mobile data arrested driver of AWKU identified as Wajid, resident of Pohan colony in murder case of Tariq, said a press release issued here on Thursday.

Shahzad said that police recovered weapon used in Tariq’s murder, shoes and bloodstained shirt of the deceased from the arrested driver. DPO said that after killing Tariq accused with the help of his friend dumped the body at sector H sheikh Maltoon Town. However his friend wasn’t involved in the murder.

He further said that the reason of killing Tariq is that he purchased a car and started a business under Wajid’s name, which caused the driver to become greedy and hence killed Traiq to save the investment. He added that in this connection we also contacted different banks to confirm the actual investment did on the name of accused.