RAWALPINDI - A policeman was killed while another got injured when some criminals opened indiscriminate firing at a police party near Abdullah Masjid, within the precinct of Police Station (PS) Sadiqabad here on Thursday. The deceased constable was ascertained as Muhammad Riaz while the other was Bilal, who got injured in the encounter. Rescuers shifted both to hospital. According to information gathered from different sources, Station House Officer (SHO) Police Station (PS) Sadiqabad formed a police party and assigned it a task to nab PO Shahzad. On a tip-off, the police party raided at a house located near Abdullah Masjid to arrest the PO but the culprits opened indiscriminate firing on police killing a constable Muhammad Riaz and injuring other constable Bilal. Both were shifted to hospital by the rescuers. SP Rawal Town Malik Matloob Ahmed Awan along with heavy contingent of police rushed to the scene and supervised the rescue operation. Talking to media men, SP Malik Matloob said that police parties have been formed to arrest the culprits besides establishing police pickets at all the exit and entry points of the district to detect the culprits. It is pertinent to mention here that Shahzad allegedly murdered his wife in 2005 in Shakeriyal over some domestic dispute. A case had been registered with PS Sadiqabad while court declared Shehzad as PO.