MUZAFFARGARH: Muzaffargarh police have arrested two suspects for allegedly shooting a teenage boy for resisting an alleged assault attempt, the police said on Wednesday.
The 14-year-old was shot in the city’s Bet Mir Hazar area.
“I got the news through a phone call,” the boy’s father said. “We [the family] reached the location and found him lying unconsciously on the ground and bleeding.”
According to his brother, the suspects assaulted his brother but when he offered resistance, they fired a bullet at him.
The boy was immediately shifted to Nishtar Hospital where the doctors declared him out of danger following a surgery.
The police are on the lookout for the third attacker, it emerged.