Class 11 boy shoots girl, self with father's licenced pistol

Ghaziabad, PTI | Updated : 21 December 2017, 05:42 PM
Class 11 boy shoots girl, self with father's licenced pistol (Representative Image)
Class 11 boy shoots girl, self with father's licenced pistol (Representative Image)

A class 11 student allegedly shot at and critically injured a girl, his friend and class 10 student, before shooting at himself in Sector 4C, police said on Thursday.

The girl, studying at a school in Delhi, was shot at in the head by the boy following a heated argument, they said.

The incident took place last evening near Vartalok society in Vasundhara when the duo was returning home on a scooty from a coaching centre, police said.

The boy also shot at himself with the licenced pistol, belonging to his father, they said.

They were rushed to a nearby hospital, police said, adding that the girl's condition was stated to be critical, while the boy was recapturing.

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Assistant Superintendent of Police Anoop Singh said an FIR has been lodged against the boy following a complaint by the girl's uncle.

Police have recovered the pistol from the spot and have summoned the boy's father for questioning.

First Published: Thursday, December 21, 2017 05:24 PM
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