Man Charged with Wife’s Murder Detained in Kabul

Security forces reported the arrest of a man who had killed his wife by arson after a verbal-clash in Kabul city.

Kabul police have detained the individual in PD10 of the city on Wednesday, the Ministry of Interior said in a statement on Wednesday.

The statement added that, the man has confessed that he had a fight with his wife, and in a fit of rage, he splashed her with gasoline and set her ablaze.

According to ministry of interior, the woman died later in the hospital as she succumbed to injuries sustained.

24 / July 2019