PESHAWAR: Three persons, including a lawyer, were injured in a firing incident in the sessions court of Peshawar on Saturday.

Police said teenage accused Saeedullah opened fire in the Bar Room of the courts on Lal Sher over a personal enmity. Lal Sher, his lawyer Yousaf Riaz Khalil advocate and a local canteen worker, Tariq were injured in the firing.

The injured persons were taken to hospital, where the condition of Lal Sher was stated to be critical, while the condition of the lawyer and canteen worker was out of danger.

The culprit was arrested on the spot. The reason of the firing was stated to be an old enmity between Saeedullah and Lal Sher over a murder case. Further investigation into the case is underway.