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5 injured in Parwan gun attack

5 injured in Parwan gun attack

Oct 02, 2012 - 19:33

CHARIKAR (PAN): Five people were injured during a gun attack in Charikar, the capital of central Parwan province, on Tuesday, an official said.

The shooting took place around 5pm after police signalled a car to stop, deputy police chief, Ziaur Rahman Syedkheli, told Pajhwok Afghan News.  

He said the individuals aboard the vehicle were detained after they opened fire, wounding two policemen, a girl and a woman. He added one of the attackers was also injured.

Syedkheli said the men were involved in drug trafficking, kidnapping people and other crimes.