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Policeman, suspect killed in Peshawar encounter

PESHAWAR: A policeman and a suspect were killed, while another policeman received bullet injuries during an encounter on Wednesday night in Peshawar.

According to the details, police on a tip-off conducted raid at Zandai Sar, vicinity of Inqilab Police Station in Peshawar. As the police closer to the suspect’s house, he opened fire on them and resultantly two policemen were injured. One of the policemen succumbed to his injuries in the hospital.

The suspect was also killed in the encounter. The deceased policeman was identified as Shah Faisal. Heavy contingents of police cordoned off the area after the shootout and launched search operation.