Police: Death toll rises to 17 in Pakistani court bombing

March 8, 2016 6:15 AM

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PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A police official says the death toll in a suicide bombing at the entrance to a court building in northwestern Pakistan has risen to 17.

Ali Jan Khan says the Monday blast in the town of Shabqadar in Charsadda district killed 17 people, including two policemen and a policewoman.

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