Four members of a family gunned down in Kasur

KASUR: Four members of a family including a minor girl were gunned down in Kasur on Monday.

According to police, unidentified armed men barged into a house located in Kasur’s Bhatta Gorian Chowk and opened indiscriminate fire upon the family, killing three people on the spot and injuries to four others.

Getting the information about the incident, the rescue teams reached the spot and shifted bodies and injured to Lahore General Hospital. During treatment a minor girl succumbed to her bullet wounds, taking the death toll to four in the firing incident.

Meanwhile, the city circle police have arrested two suspects, while the case of the incident has not been lodged yet.

Earlier on August 23, three people had been gunned down over an old enmity in Rawalpindi.

Police had said that they were shot dead in an ambush by a rival group in Gujar Khan area of Rawalpindi. The officials had said that Ghazanfar, Mahmood and Masood were riding a motorcycle when unidentified armed men had opened fire on them in Darya Khaki area.

The assailants had managed to escape from the scene after the attack. On being informed of the incident, police and rescue officials had rushed to the scene and shifted the bodies to the tehsil headquarter hospital for medico-legal formalities.