PESHAWAR - In a fresh incident of target killing another policeman was gunned down in broad daylight in the jurisdiction of Faqirabad police station on Saturday.

According to details, a police constable identified as Fazal Subhan son of Painda Khan, resident of district Swabi was on duty at Sabzi Mandi, when unidentified gunmen opened indiscriminate firing at him. Receiving several bullets, Fazal Subhan, an ex-service man, was rushed to hospital however, he succumbed to his wounds.

He had joined KP police some time back after getting retirement from the FC.  The killers managed to escape from the scene.  The CTD police visited the site and collected evidences. Police lodged an FIR against unknown killers and started investigation.

The killings of policemen have been increased in the KP as more than half dozen police men have so far been killed in the current month.