An employee of the Spanish consulate was found dead in his Islamabad residence under suspicious circumstances on Thursday.
Juan José Ginner was found inside the house in F-7/2 area with a 38 bore pistol recovered from near his body police said. Officials suspected that the death may be a case of suicide.
Meanwhile, Spanish diplomatic sources said 60-year-old Ginner had been residing in Pakistan for the last 34 years. The envoy was suffering from prolonged respiratory illness and lived alone after both of his wives left him.