Quetta (Staff Report): A policeman was martyred and three others, including a child , were injured when armed men opened fire on a police patrolling party in Quetta on Friday.

According to police, constable Ali Muhammad was martyred in the attack that took place on Quetta 's Faqeer Muhammad road while two other policemen were injured along with the child , police said.

Following the incident, the injured were rushed to Quetta Civil Hospital where they were taken to the trauma center.

Meanwhile, the suspects escaped unhurt, police added.