Punjab

Police Files Initial Report in Firing at Justice Ijaz’s House

Initial inquiry reported submitted with Chief Justice of Pakistan in firing incident over Supreme Court Judge’s, Ijazul Ahsan house. Final report will be prepared today after PFS’s report.
According to the police, firing incident was reported by Pakistan Rangers Personnel, Abdul Razaq at 10.45am. Bullet was fired at the main gate of Justice Ijazul Ahsasn house. Punjab Forensic Agency will present its report today. initial report reveals that shot was fired from a long distance.
Earlier, two separate firing incidents were reported at the residence of Supreme Court Justice Ijazul Ahsan on Sunday.A statement by the apex court revealed that the judge’s Model Town residence was struck by bullets first late last night and then again early morning of Sunday.The judge’s house is located very close to the residence of the Punjab chief minister and his son MNA Hamza Shehbaz, where there is visible police presence throughout the day.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar arrived at the residence of his fellow judge after the incident and is overseeing the situation, the statement by the apex court added.
According to police officials, the judge’s private security guard, Din Mohammad, discovered a 9mm bullet casing inside the residence at 6am today after which the police were called in.
Police officials said the shell has been sent for forensic analysis, adding that they are also reviewing footage of CCTV cameras in the area. Another bullet was recovered from the garage of the house.