Honour killing: Family murders daughter, lover

An Egyptian father, his two sons and their mother are all accused of the murder of the daughter of the house and her boyfriend in what is being called an ‘honour’ killing.

The family from Sohaj is accused of killing the girld and boy and dumping the bodies in a canal.

The Tahta Police station received a tip from the family of the man, identified as Sharif Ahmed Sharif, after his sudden disappearance several days ago.

The investigation showed that the victim was involved in a relationship with a young girl from Sohaj.

The girl’s family came to know about the relationship and decided to take act.

The father of the girl is identified as AWB, his two sons as Mahmoud and Abdul Rahman and his wife as HA.

According the investigation that the motivation of the crime was revenge for the honour of the family.

The daughter of the family was identified as Anwar Ahmed.

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