Saudi wife shoots her husband over second marriage

RIYAD: A Saudi woman attacked her husband and his new bride in the Sakaka town of Al Jouf province in northwestern Saudi Arabia, a few days after their wedding.

According to Arab website, a Saudi man did second marriage over which, his first wife got angry. The dispute became severe between the couple, as a result of which, the first wife attacked on her husband and his new wife, killing her husband whereas his new wife got injured.

The woman fired several shots into her husband’s chest with a handgun, reports claimed. Even though the victim was rushed to the hospital, he succumbed to his injuries. The second wife who was also hit by two bullets is in critical condition in hospital.

It is pertinent to mention here that the men in Saudi-Arabia are allowed to do 4 marriages just like other Islamic countries.