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8 guards of MP Majidi detained for killing police officer

8 guards of MP Majidi detained for killing police officer

Sep 09, 2016 - 12:36

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Eight bodyguards of Wolesi Jirgainfo-icon member Farhad Majidi have been detained for killing a police officer in the central capital Kabul, an official said on Friday.

The security guards killed the police officer in the upscale Shahr-i-Naw neighbourhood of the city, where they raided the studio of singer Arsh Barez.

The MP’s bodyguards also fired at police when they arrived at the scene. One police officer was killed. Majidi, a public representative from western Herat province, said he was not present at scene.

Basir Mujahid, police spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the detainees were under investigation. The singer was also interrogated last night.



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