Karachi: Dacoit injured
KARACHI: A dacoit was injured during an encounter in the Sukhan police area. The police also recovered arms and stolen property from him. The Sukhan police said that on Sunday at about 11:30am three armed bandits snatched a motorcycle (KBE–9885) from a man named Budhal. The incident was reported within the Bin Qasim police limits. The bandits, after snatching the motorcycle started looting other people. In the afternoon while the bandits were looting people and workers in the Bin Qasim Industrial Zone, the police were informed.
On seeing the police the bandits opened fire, which was retaliated and an encounter ensued. One of the bandits, Ikraam, was injured. He and his accomplice Abid were arrested. A third bandit managed to flee. The police also recovered two TT pistols and the snatched motorcycle from the arrested men. An FIR has been lodged and investigations are under way.