50 arrested in slaying of Christian Pakistani couple

Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) – Fifty people have been arrested in connection with this week’s killing of a Christian couple who were beaten and pushed into a burning kiln in eastern Pakistan, a police official said Thursday.

Investigators believe the 50 were part of a mob that killed the couple Tuesday after the pair were accused of desecrating the Quran, said Bin Yameen, a police official in the Kasur District in Punjab province.

Read the full text news resource site…
Source News: cnn.com