PESHAWAR: Four persons, including three women were killed, when armed persons opened firing on them in Parlwari village of district Buner on Monday.

Local sources said that the incident occurred due to family dispute when armed persons identified as Rohan, Adam Khan, Umar Zahid, Samar and Mumtaz entered the house of one Mohammad Khayber and opened indiscriminate firing on the family members. 

The firing resulted in killing of four persons, including three women. After the firing, the armed persons also set the house on fire and then managed their escape. 

Those who were killed identified as Bakhtmeena wife of Muhammad Khyber, Sanifat wife of Sadam Hussain, Gul Naz daughter of Mohammad Khyber and Mohammad Khayber son of Sahib Gul.

Soon after the incident, police raided the area and arrested all of the attackers from nearby localities. Police registered an FIR and started investigation.