Security officials in Parwan say a young boy shot and killed his mother.
Mohammad Sadiq Hashemi, Director of crime control at the Parwan Police Command, said that the incident took place on Saturday evening September 20, in the southwestern suburbs of Charikar, the capital of Parwan.
According to him, the cause and motive of this incident have not been determined.
Hashemi added that police have launched an investigation into the matter.
This is the second similar murder in Parwan in the last two years.
Two years ago, a young man accidentally shot his mother in the village of Jankhankhel in the Sayed Khel district and then fled.