KHYBER AGENCY - A girl was reportedly killed in cross firing between the security forces and a suspect during a raid conducted here in Ghundi area of tehsil Jamrud of Khyber Agency, official sources said on Wednesday.

The sources said that last night the forces raided the house of a wanted person, Tela Baz, in Ghundi. During the action, the suspect reacted and opened fire on the troops and the forces also fired in retaliation, sources said. One bullet hit, a 16-year-old daughter of the wanted person was killed on the spot, sources said. Undisclosed resident of the house was detained and shifted to forces cantonment for investigation, sources said.