RAWALPINDI: As many as six persons of the same family were killed on Tuesday following a family dispute in Rawalpindi.

The incident took place in Losar Sharfoo, an area of Rawalpindi when a man enter the house and opened fire. It has been reported that this individual was a distant relative of the family, who was attempting to avenge personal grudges.

Six persons, including three women and a minor girl lost their lives in the incident, while another woman sustained severe injuries. The killer fled the scene along with his accomplices.

After getting information, the police rushed to the scene and shifted the dead bodies to the hospital for postmortem.