Sunday 18 August, 2019

Police shot at in Fyzabad

In the midst of threats being issued to police officers, investigations are ongoing into an incident where two police officers were shot at.

According to police reports, this incident took place around 11 pm on Friday in Fyzabad.

The officers were conducting routine patrols in a marked police car along Delhi Street, Fyzabad, when they had cause to pull alongside two men who were walking along the roadway.

It was alleged that before the officers could say anything, the men opened fire on the police.

The lawmen drove a short distance away, and returned fire.

They called for assistance, however, during this period, the two assailants managed to escape.

An all points bulletin has since been issued with descriptions of the suspects, and a search is one for these men.

Thankfully, while the vehicle sustained some damage, the officers involved were unharmed.

 

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