A policewoman was killed by unknown gunmen in southern Kandahar province on Tuesday, local officials confirmed.
The incident took place in PD9 of Kandahar city after the unknown gunmen shot the policewoman, according to officials.
No one has been arrested so far over the incident.
Kandahar police said that a preliminary investigation suggested that the attack was committed by criminals rather than insurgents.
No group, including the Taliban, has claimed responsibility for the attack.