Karachi: 3 policemen injured
KARACHI: Three policemen including an inspector sustained bullet wounds during an encounter on Friday. The incident took place near the Safari Park when Gulistan-e–Johar Police Station SHO Barikullah and other police officials were on routine patrolling. Four armed men in a car opened fire when the police signaled them to stop, and in return the police also started firing on them, Gulshan Town SP Sohail Zafar Chatta told Daily Times.
SHO Barikullah, a sub–inspector and a police constable were injured, while the suspected men left their vehicle and fled by snatching another car. The victims were taken to Darul Sehat Hospital, situated near Gulistan-e–Johar Chowrangi, for legal formalities. The police recovered two TT pistols and Kalashnikov rounds from their car and have started investigation, however, no FIR was registered till the filing of this report.