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May 10, 2013 at 02:33pm IST

Delhi: Class 12 girl shot dead in her house in Munirka

New Delhi: An 18-year-old girl studying in Class 12 was shot at by a man on Friday morning in Munirka area of South Delhi. The girl succumbed to her injuries at Safdarjung Hospital.

The alleged shooter came to her house, called her and then shot at her. The victim's aunt who was at her house tried to chase the man but he ran away and is absconding now.

The incident took place at 11 am on Friday and the teenager used to study in a neighbourhood government school.

The victim's father alleged, "The boy had been troubling the girl since she was 14 years. He wanted to marry her. He had threatened them that he would kill the girl and then himself as well."