The disturbing incident took place in Muzzdalfa Town within the limits of Chakwal city police station, as per the police report.
After killing his wife and four children, the man committed suicide. The bodies have been taken to the hospital for identification.
Similar incidents have occurred in the past, with differing motives. In one such incident in Karachi, a man committed suicide after killing his wife and son over a domestic dispute in the Qaddafi Town area of Landhi, as reported by the police.
The accused initially murdered his 40-year-old wife and 18-year-old son over a domestic dispute, and then he later shot himself in the head to commit suicide. The bodies were shifted to a hospital for medico-legal formalities.