Sons kill father in Nad Ali district
LASHKARGAH (PAN): Police have arrested two teenage boys for killing their father in Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province, an official said on Wednesday.
The boys, aged 12 and 15, killed their father with knives and sticks and then kept the body in a secret place, the district police chief, Col. Khadi Khan, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The detainees were being interrogated, he said, adding the boys had confessed to their crime. Khan suspected the victim's wife, who disappeared after the incident, could be involved in the murder.
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