Security official, two others gunned down in Quetta


QUETTA: At least three people were killed in a firing incident that took place on Joint Road in Quetta on Monday morning.


Police said unknown armed assailants riding motorcycles sprayed a volley of bullets on people standing on Joint Road during which a police official and two brothers died on spot.

Two others also received bullet injuries during the firing incident.

The attackers managed to escape from the scene.

The dead and injured were shifted to Combined Military Hospital.

Law enforcement agencies cordoned off the entire area to trace out the suspects, while further probe was underway.