Kabul, Sep 29 (AP) An Afghan official says at least two police officers were gunned down by a fellow officer in the country’s latest “insider” attack in southern Kandahar province. Also Read - Afghanistan: 2 Female Police Officers Killed by Suspected Taliban Militants
Aziz Ahmad Azizi, provincial governor’s spokesman, says three other police were wounded in the attack late Friday night. Also Read - Afghanistan: 34 Killed, 17 Injured in Road Mine Explosion on Highway
The incident took place at a remote police outpost in Raghistan district. Also Read - Afghan official: Taliban attack on checkpoint kills 5 police
Azizi says the attacker, who had joined police around a year ago, was able to flee the area.
A police investigation was begun to find out the motive behind this attack.
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. (AP) RUP
This is published unedited from the PTI feed.