According to police, the guard shot and injured boy Ali Hasan on Amir Khusro Road. He was taken to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, but doctors pronounced him dead on arrival.
JPMC emergency department head Dr. Seemin Jamali said the boy had received bullet in his head that proved fatal.
The guard has been taken into custody.
Reports quoted SHO Ferozabad, Ghulam Nabi as saying that the security guard accidentally shot Ali Hassan, who allegedly tried to scare him.
The boy’s family also took to the Amir Khusro Road and staged a protest over tragic death of the young boy.