At least four killed in Murree firing


MURREE: At least four persons were killed in a firing incident on Sunday over a land dispute in Murree, media reports said.

A 20 years old boy and his 10 years old sister were shot dead, officials confirmed.

According to officials, the incident took place at Ratti Gali area of Murree where a miscreant identified as Fazalur Rehman with other gunmen opened fire which resulted in the killing of siblings Osama and Malka.

Shots were fired by two rival groups and the matter continued until the police and other law enforcement officials arrived at the site. Rescue teams were also called to treat those injured.

Four bodies along with three people who sustained injured were shifted to the nearby hospital.

The miscreants fled the scene while the police said they have launched a search operation.