PESHAWAR - Two persons, including a policeman and woman, were killed and two others injured, when unknown armed persons opened firing on them in Badhabera area of Peshawar on Monday.

Police said the incident occurred on Kohat road area, jurisdiction of Badhaber Police Station, when armed persons opened firing on the police vehicle. The firing resulted in killing of a personal of special force Ijaz and a woman Zarmeena wife of Raza Din.

 While another woman Reeda Bibi wife of Hial Akbar and her child Shehzad were also injured in the incident. The injured were shifted to the Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar for medical treatment.

Police rushed to the crime scene and collected evidences from the site. Police said the attackers after committing the crime made their escape successfully.