QUETTA: At least two persons were shot dead and another injured by some unknown armed attackers near Eastern By-pass in Quetta on Friday.
This incident of shooting and killings occurred at eastern By-pass near Labor Colony in limits of Satellite Town Police Station of Quetta on Friday.
Some unidentified motorbikes riding armed attackers opened fire at three persons, Tauran Khan Shafiullah and Faizullah, and fled away, told the police.
All three firing victims sustained serious bullet wounds; they were quickly rushed to the hospital but Tauran Khan and Faizullah could not survive and succumbed to injuries, added the police.
Imran Aslam, SHO of Satellite Town Police Station, told after initial probe into the incident that yet causes of the firing and killings are not known but investigation has been started after filing a case against the unknown criminals.
In the mean time, the FC and police launched search operation, after cordoning off the area, to trace the attackers.