Unknown armed men gunned down two persons, a father and a son here in Quetta on Monday.

According to details, unidentified armed assailants opened fire at Yaqoob Shah and his son while they were sitting in their shop located in Qali Shaboo area of Quetta.

Both the father and the son were killed on the spot in the firing incident. The attackers fled the scene after committing dual murder.

The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Quetta for post-mortem.

The police registered a case against unknown murderers and started search for them.