Islamabad - Unknown person yesterday evening opened fire at a police picket causing death to a police head constable and injuries to some other personnel of the law-enforcing agencies, the police said.
According to the police sources, Zahid Akbar, an Islamabad police constable, Muhammad Imtiaz, Head Constable in Islamabad police along with personnel of FC were performing duty at a picket near Katarian Pul. Some unknown persons approached there and the police asked them for search. The unknown person instead opened fire causing death of Muhammad Imtiaz on the spot while Zahid Akbar and an FC personnel got severe bullet injuries. Police sources said that the attacker were on foot and appeared form the nearby green belt.
They fled from the scene immediately, they added. The injured were shifted to the PIMS hospital for medical treatment. Police are investigating the matter.