Police official injured in firing in Saddar area

Police official injured in firing in Saddar area

RAWALPINDI: One police Head Constable was injured when three unidentified motorcycle riders opened fire on asking them to stop at a check post in Rawalpindi’s Saddar area on Friday night.

Police officials said the check post had been set up at a very busiest and sensitive area to prevent crimes in the area. The officials stopped the motorcycle over suspicion after which the assailants opened fire resulting injuring Head Constable Shafique while two other constables at the scene remained unhurt.

Police said the sketches of assailants were being prepared while CCTV cameras were also being used to identify the attackers. The injure Head Constable Shafique received bullet in his leg and was shifted to District Headquarter Hospital, where his treatment is underway, he added.


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