Youth kills self, shoots at girl
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Last Updated: Sunday, February 05, 2012, 15:13
Jammu: A youth allegedly committed suicide after shooting at and critically injuring a teenaged girl in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday.

"Darhsan (21) shot Kamlesh Devi (18) with his father's gun at Bazmasta village in Ramban district here, critically injuring her yesterday morning," police said.

He later shot himself and committed suicide on the spot, they said.

A police team has been sent to the spot, which is several hours of foot journey from the main road in the mountainous, snow-bound region.

The girl has been admitted to a local hospital and is critically injured, they added.

The duo belonged to the same clan, and police is probing the possibility of unrequited love as a motive for murder, they said.


First Published: Sunday, February 05, 2012, 15:13

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