Muzaffarnagar: In a suspected case of honour killing, a 22-year-old youth has been allegedly shot dead by the family members of a girl, in Kakroli village of the district, police said here Monday.
Firoz, the victim, was yesterday allegedly killed by the family members of the girl of the same village, with whom he was having an affair.
"The victim was in love with a girl from the same village. But the girl`s family members were opposed to their relationship," police said.
Firoz`s body having bullet injuries was found outside the village.
Police has registered a case against four persons, who are still at large.