MIRANSHAH: Three persons of the same family were killed on Wednesday in an apparent incident of targeted killing when unknown armed men barged into a house and opened indiscriminate fire in Sheratla area of Mir Ali Tehsil of North Waziristan tribal district.
According to local administration, the incident happened in Sheratla area of Mir Ali tehsil in North Waziristan where three persons of a family were shot dead inside their home by unidentified armed men during midnight. The dead included a woman, her son and son-in-law. Reason behind the killing could not be ascertained.
Meanwhile, in another incident happened in Shawal Adda area, situated at the merging point of North and South Waziristan, two persons were killed in firing by unidentified armed men. The slain persons were identified as Wahabur Rehman and Israr.