Following a dispute with neighbours,a 39-year-old woman was shot dead in full public view late on Wednesday in Guru Arjan Dev Nagar near Samrala chowk.
The accused,Parminder Singh,a neighbour of the deceased,was arrested by division number 7 police for murder after a few hours of the incident.
Sonias son was playing outside the house when the scuffle broke out between Sonias family and her neighbour.
When Sonias husband Ashwani intervened,the matter was solved.
After sometime when Sonia was returning from the market,the accused fired three gunshots and Sonia died on the spot. Reportedly,the accused had also beaten Sonias son to which she had objected.