PESHAWAR - A goat was killed and four other animals including a horse and three buffalos got injured when unknown persons hurled hand grenade at a cattle farm in Hasan Garhi area of Peshawar in midnight of Saturday and Sunday.

Registering FIR in Police station Mechani Ghat the owner of the cattle farm Noor son of Nasarullah resident of Hassan Garhi told police that he received an extortion call from a cell number based in Afghanistan around a week earlier.

He said that last night unknown persons hurled hand grenade at his farm which resulted killing of a goat while injuring three buffalos and a horse.

After the incident, police and veterinary doctor rushed the site and provided medical treatment to the injured animals.

Police started search operation against unknown persons.