Man killed in crossfire after holding friend’s family hostage

FAISALABAD: A man in Faisalabad was on Sunday killed in crossfire after he held his friend’s family hostage over money dispute.

According to details, police reached the incident spot upon Imran’s call and the accused, Zeshan, opened fire at the officers.

An official named Asghar died as a result, and two others were injured including Imran’s brother, Ali Shan, and eight-year-old nephew, Samar Abbas.

The police gave befitting reply to the suspect which killed him as well. The police have shifted the dead bodies to mortuary and started interrogation.