KARACHI: An 11-year-old boy wearing a monster mask was shot dead by a security guard in Ferozabad area of Karachi late Sunday, police said.
According to police, a private security guard accidentally shot Ali Hassan, who allegedly tried to scare him.
The boy was rushed to the Jinnah hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.
The suspect was taken into police custody and further investigations are underway.
The boys family came out on Amir Khusro Road and staged a protest over the tragic death of the young boy, Express News reported.
Last year, a teenage boy was killed by police firing in Faisalabad after they had mistaken the 17-year-old for a robber.
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