Well known political analyst Jawed Kohistani said on Monday night that unknown gunmen tried to carry out an attack on his house but thanks to residents in the area, the attack was thwarted.
Kohistani said the incident happened at about 7pm but after been spotted, the gunmen fled the area.
Kabul police have not however confirmed the incident nor commented.
Recently unknown gunmen opened fire on political analyst Ahmad Syedi in Kabul. Syedi was injured in the attack.