SAHIWAL: The dead body of a four-year-old girl was recovered by police here in the city’s Chak 90/9-L on Thursday.
According to police sources, the minor girl had disappeared on Wednesday and was thought to have been kidnapped.
A first information report (FIR) of the kidnapping had been registered against unidentified persons in the Ghalla Mandi police station on Wednesday. After the case was filed, search was commenced for the minor and her body was found on Thursday morning.
According to Sahiwal police, the four-year-old’s body was recovered from the fields and sent for post-mortem. An investigation into the matter has been initiated, they added.
Police noted that the facts in the case could only be ascertained once the post-mortem report was released.