A police constable was shot and seriously injured by his son and two others on Pindi Bhattian Road near Thatha Gahra.

The police have registered a case against his son Muhammad Altaf and two others on the application of his third wife Razia.

According to police source, Boota was on his way to Hafizabad on a bike, and near Thatha Gahra, the accused opened firing as result of which he was seriously injured. The injured had married thrice. He had divorced his two wives and was now residing with his third wife Razia in Mohallah Rasheedpura Hafizabad.

The motive of the offence is stated to be dispute over the property between the accused and the injured. The injured was shifted to DHQ Hospital Hafizabad from where he was referred to Lahore due to his precarious condition.