9-Month-Old Boy Arrested in Alleged Assassination Plot in Pakistan

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A 9-month-old boy was released on bail Thursday after being arrested for his “involvement” in an alleged assassination attempt on police in Pakistan, authorities said.

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Moosa Khan was arrested in alleged assassination attempt on police officers. (Credit: CNN)

Nine-month-old Moosa Khan was accused of stoning police officers in the city of Lahore, according to a report from CNN.

Video from GEO-TV that aired on the network showed the boy being fingerprinted at the police station in Lahore.

A judge later released the boy into the custody of his grandfather, CNN reported.

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Video showed the 9-month-old boy being fingerprinted by police. (Credit: CNN)

After video of boy’s plight went viral, officials reportedly suspended the officer who filed the initial case.

CNN contributed to this story.

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