LAKKI MARWAT - A notorious proclaimed offender has been killed by his companions in Paharkhel Thall village in the precinct of Lakki police station, local police said on Saturday.

According to him, Dil Jan and Abdul Rahim shot and killed Muhammad Aaqil and escaped. He said that Muhammad Aaqil was at large in two separate cases of murder and attempted murder since last several months.

“He was also wanted to police in the murder case of a retired college teacher Haji Nader Khan”, the official said.

He said that the slain PO’s brother, who was a co-accused in the murder case of retired college teacher, had been arrested some four months back. “And police was actively hunting for Muhammad Aqil”, he maintained.

The police have registered a case of the murder incident of proclaimed absconder and started investigation.