‘Honor killing’: Muslim father kills daughter caught shoplifting condoms

‘Honor killing’: Muslim father kills daughter caught shoplifting condoms

A Muslim father has admitted to strangling his 19-year-old daughter to death after she was caught shoplifting condoms to use with a man she had been forbidden from dating.

Asadullah Khan, 51, used his bare hands to strangle his daughter Lareeb because she had brought “dishonor” to the family, the court in Germany heard.

His wife, Shazia Khan, 41, is also on trial for their daughter’s murder as she did not attempt to stop him.

The couple, originally from Pakistan, then dressed their daughter’s body in her dental assistant work attire and used a wheelchair to transport her to their car. They used the car to relocate her body from their high-rise apartment in the city of Darmstadt to a forest, where they disposed of it by rolling her down a hill.

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