LEA official shot killed in Mastung 

LEA official shot killed in Mastung 

MASTUNG: (APP) Unknown gunmen shot killed two personnel including an official of Levies Force and his friend while a passersby child also suffered injuries in the firing in a bazaar of Mastung town, on Saturday.

The Levies sources said that Risaldar of Levies Force, Ghulam Murtaza Lehri along with his friend, Arz Muhammad was passing through a bazaar of Mastung town when unknown armed assailants riding a motorcycle opened indiscriminate fire at them, leaving them seriously injured. A passerby child also sustained bullet injuries in the firing. The attackers managed to escape from the scene.

The official and his friend succumbed to their injuries on their way to hospital. There was no immediate claim of the responsibility as the officials said that they would not comment on who might be behind the killing. They, however, said that it was targeted killings.

The law enforcement agencies have cordoned off the entire area to trace the suspects. Further probe was underway.